Silk & Guns: Life of a Connecticut Yankee Frank Cheney 1817 - 1904.

By: Williams, Alice F.

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1st ed. First Edition Ltd ed of 500 copies printed. 202p. Photos. Frank Cheney was one of 6 brothers who founded & managed Cheney Bros. Silk Co. of Manchester Connecticut, Largest Silk company in the United States. During the Civil War Frank set up, developed the machinery to produce & managed the Spencer Firearms Company factory in Chicopee Mass. This book was only issued in wraps. Near Fine Copy

Title: Silk & Guns: Life of a Connecticut Yankee Frank Cheney 1817 - 1904.

Author: Williams, Alice F.

Categories: All Non Military Books, Local History,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Manchester: Manchester Historical Society, 1996.: 1996

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

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