Digital Archives Initiative
Centre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Books
menu off  add document to favorites : add page to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
 Search this object:
  
 0 hit(s) :: previous hit : next hit
  View:    
  previous page : next page
Document Description
TitleCanada knits : craft and comfort in a northern land
AuthorScott, Shirley (Shirley A.)
PublisherMcGraw-Hill Ryerson
Place of PublicationToronto, Ont.
Date1990
DescriptionThis book describes the history of knitting in Canada, including clothing styles, types of wool and where they are produced, as well as individuals and groups whose contributions to the culture of knitting in Canada were significant. Newfoundland and Labrador figure prominently throughout the work, with particular mention of NONIA (Newfoundland Outport Nursing and Industrial Association) and the knitters for the Grenfell Missions of Labrador.
SubjectYarn
Newfoundland Outport Nursing and Industrial Association
Knitting--Canada
Knitting--Social aspects--Canada--History
Knitting--Canada--History
Physical Descriptionxii, 128 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.)
Bibliography NoteIncludes bibliographical references.
LocationCanada
Local Call NumberTT 819 C3 S28 1990 c.1
TypeText
Resource TypeBook
FormatImage/jpeg; Application/pdf
Record NumberCNS-B0569
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies Digitized Books
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
LanguageEng
SourcePaper text held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies
PDF File(24.29MB) -- http://collections.mun.ca/PDFs/cns/CanadaKnits.pdf
CONTENTdm file name122990.cpd