Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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A Lesson in Scroll Work or Fret-sawing pupil receives is far superior to that ordinarily experiencedby the apprentice. It has been said of the present generation of working me-chanics that it lacks thoroughness and a knowledge of thebest application of principles. The chief aim of the manualtraining school is to remedy any such defect by thoroughlygrounding the pupil in whatever line of mechanics hemay elect. How well that ideal has been attained is testified to by thethousands of men and women who have been taught to usetheir hands and by the simpler and more beautiful objects ofhandicraft that are to be found in the homes even of the poor.
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Learning the Principles of a Boilers Operation A Lesson in the Construction and Operation of a Pump February, 1907 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS 73
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