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Silk culture in the United States.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

Silk culture in the United States.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Silk

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEncouraging silk culture
    SeriesH.rp.1360
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16020267M

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Silk culture in the United States by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Silk Manufacture In The United States. - Of all the manufacturing industries of which the United States is so justly proud, not one stands more conspicuous for its success than silk, though it came into the field with great tardiness and truth is, native capital rather trembled at the thought of putting itself in competition with the Old World factories whose looms had a skill.

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As a country on its own, there were many Americans who believed in the power of the silk industry to further produce an economic powerhouse out of the United States. Author and private silk grower William Kenrick wrote with excitement in about the possibilities of the silk industry, advocating for the “introduction of a culture, which may make rich the people, even of the less fertile districts, and.

Silk book. Read 2, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When an epidemic threatens to destroy the silk trade in France, the young m /5(K). The production of silk originates in China in the Neolithic (Yangshao culture, 4th millennium BC).Silk remained confined to China until the Silk Road opened at some point during the later half of the 1st millennium BC.

China maintained its virtual monopoly over silk production for another thousand years. Not confined to clothing, silk was also used for a number of other applications, including.

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The U.S. diplomatic strategy focuses on. Pages in category "Silk mills in the United States" The following 23 pages are in this category, out of 23 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

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