NH 1-26 Teasels Part 4

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Barbara Worthy concludes the story of teasels, with overviews of the pioneer families who used them and the early industrialists who first cultivated the Teasel for commercial purposes.






Cruikshank, Lieut.-Colonel E. 1908. "DUCIT AMOR PATRIAE.'' TEN YEARS OF THE COLONY OF NIAGARA 1780 T0 1790. NIAGARA HISTORICAL SOCIETY PUBLICATION NO. 17. Digital version available online at http://www.niagarahistorical.museum/media/NHS17.pdf.

Donaldson, Susan.; Rafferty, Dawn. 2002. Identification and management of common teasel (Dipsacus fullonum). Fact Sheet-02-40. Reno, NV: University of Nevada, Cooperative Extension. 2 p. [73121]

Gucker, C.L. 2009. Dipsacus fullonum, D. laciniatus. In: Fire Effects Information System. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory. http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/forb/dipspp/all.html#DISTRIBUTION%20AND%20OCCURRENCE

Joshua Ellis 1767 (commercial website). Undated. The Art of Cashmere. http://joshuaellis.com/teasels-the-finishing-touch/

Linsteadt, Sylvia. 2012 (June 15). The Indigo Vat: The Magic of Teasel. http://theindigovat.blogspot.ca/2012/06/magic-of-teasel.html

Major, Jack. Undated. Have Teasel, Will Travel. Welcome to Central New York. http://major-smolinski.com/CNY/TEASELS.html

Panth. 2013. In My Lady's Chamber - Teasels for carding - a myth? http://blackcatsews.blogspot.ca/2013/04/teasels-for-carding-myth.html

See also:

Somerset Art Works. 2013. Where the Wild Teasels Grow. http://somersetartworksblog.blogspot.com/2013/06/where-wild-teasels-grow.html

Somerset Art Works. 2013. On The Road . http://somersetartworksblog.blogspot.com/2013/09/on-road_25.html

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