Directions for Dying Yarn

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Title

Directions for Dying Yarn

Description

Directions for dying yarn, both wool and cotton. Colors include black, purple, green, and blue. Recorded in the recipe book of Caroline Hancock Preston.

Creator

Preston, Caroline (Hancock), 1785-1847 (Mrs. William Preston)

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society.

Date

circa 1808-1827.

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss. A P937

Citation

Preston, Caroline (Hancock), 1785-1847 (Mrs. William Preston), “Directions for Dying Yarn,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed February 6, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/1199.