In the latter nineteenth century, however, manufacturers increasingly segregated their technical instruction from their marketing rhetoric. ... Yet readers of ownera#39;s manuals still learned about the differences among products and were therefore exposed to a subtle marketing influence. Sewing ... But whether aquot;talkingaquot; Ford or Franklin, Buick or Briscoe, talking about the capabilities and features of automobilesanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Material Culture|
|Author||:||Ann Smart Martin, J. Ritchie Garrison|
|Publisher||:||Winterthur Museum - 1997|