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The Resource Every home a distillery : alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake, Sarah Hand Meacham

Every home a distillery : alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake, Sarah Hand Meacham

Label
Every home a distillery : alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake
Title
Every home a distillery
Title remainder
alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Hand Meacham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1972-
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Meacham, Sarah Hand
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP573.U6
LC item number
M43 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Early America
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  • Brewing
  • Distilling industries
  • Housewives
  • Home economics
  • Sex role
  • Social classes
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)
  • Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)
Label
Every home a distillery : alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake, Sarah Hand Meacham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"It was being too abstemious that brought this sickness upon me" : alcoholic beverage consumption in the early Chesapeake -- "They will be adjudged by their drinke, what kind of housewives they are" : gender, technology, and household cidering in England and the Chesapeake, 1690 to 1760 -- "This drink cannot be kept during the summer" : large planters, science, and community networks in the early eighteenth century -- "Anne Howard-- will take in gentlemen" : white middling women and the tavernkeeping trade in colonial Virginia -- "Ladys here all go to market to supply their pantry" : alcohol for sale, 1760 to 1776 -- "Every man his own distiller" : technology, the American Revolution, and the masculinization of alcohol production in the late eighteenth century -- "He is much addicted to strong drinke" : the problem of alcohol -- A few recipes
Control code
ocn820530788
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 187 p.
Isbn
9781421409634
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)820530788
Label
Every home a distillery : alcohol, gender, and technology in the colonial Chesapeake, Sarah Hand Meacham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"It was being too abstemious that brought this sickness upon me" : alcoholic beverage consumption in the early Chesapeake -- "They will be adjudged by their drinke, what kind of housewives they are" : gender, technology, and household cidering in England and the Chesapeake, 1690 to 1760 -- "This drink cannot be kept during the summer" : large planters, science, and community networks in the early eighteenth century -- "Anne Howard-- will take in gentlemen" : white middling women and the tavernkeeping trade in colonial Virginia -- "Ladys here all go to market to supply their pantry" : alcohol for sale, 1760 to 1776 -- "Every man his own distiller" : technology, the American Revolution, and the masculinization of alcohol production in the late eighteenth century -- "He is much addicted to strong drinke" : the problem of alcohol -- A few recipes
Control code
ocn820530788
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 187 p.
Isbn
9781421409634
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)820530788

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