The Wood & Canvas Canoe
A Complete Guide to Its History, Construction, Restoration, and MaintenanceBook - 1987
This rich history begins with the birchbark canoe, follows the turn-of-the-century canoe craze when builders such as Eve Gerrish, E. M. White, B. N. Morris, and others perfected the art of wood-and-canvas canoe, then takes us step by step through the construction of an E. M. White-designed 18-footer. Fold-out plans are included. Detailed information is also provided on canoe repair and restoration.
Publisher: Camden East, Ont. : Old Bridge Press, c1987.
Characteristics: 181 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm.