Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture
Time-span17th-early 20th centuries
License InformationUnlimited simultaneous users.
PublisherUniversity of Wisconsin - Madison Libraries. Digital Content Group
Resource TypesE-Books and E-Texts, Images and Sound
DescriptionThe Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture collects and creates electronic resources for study and research of the decorative arts, with a particular focus on Early America. Included are electronic texts and facsimiles, image databases, and Web resources. The project, made possible by the Chipstone Foundation, will provide access to digitized primary materials significant to the decorative arts and material culture of Early America. Materials for this project will range from Catesby's Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands, to a database of early American furniture from the Chipstone Foundation.(Updated quarterly)