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A tailor is a person who makes, repairs, or alters clothing professionally, especially suits and .... Surnames associated with the occupations of tailor/ seamster.


Colonial Williamsburg - Experience life in the 18th century at America's largest outdoor history museum. ... Experience the Life : Trades : Tailor. Reset text size ...


Mark Hutter, who with apprentice Neal Hurst interprets tailoring for Colonial ... presentation of the past, he decided to make his own clothes for the job. A slight ...


Kids learn about the jobs, trades, and occupations of colonial America including apothecary, blacksmith, ... They sold items for sewing such as cloth and thread.


Colonial Occupations> ... BOTCHER: a cobbler; a tailor; an unskilled laborer .... EYER: a person who made eyes in needles used for sewing; also called a Holer  ...


Information on Colonial Trades in Kid-Friendly language.


Jan 31, 2014 ... Colonial Occupations. ... Metals The Tailor By, Sarah and Emma S. Tailors were very important in Colonial America The Wigmaker By, Leora ...


Colonial seamstresses typically worked either as milliners, who sewed shirts and what would today be considered accessories, or as mantua makers. Mantua ...


A seamstress may be either a factory worker who repeatedly sews the same ... As in most trades, seamstresses often command high prices if they are very ...


List of colonial jobs and trades. Apothecary. Architect. Baker ... Tailor. Tanner. Tavern Keeper. Teamster. Tinsmith/Whitesmith. Town Crier. Weaver. Wheelwright.