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Cooper (profession)

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A cooper is someone in the trade of making utensils, casks, drums and barrels and other accessories, usually out of wood, but sometimes using other materials.

Cooper : The Colonial Williamsburg Official History & Citizenship Site

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Colonial Williamsburg - Experience life in the 18th century at America's largest ... Today in Colonial Williamsburg, the master cooper, his journeymen, and ...

Colonial Sense: Society-Lifestyle: Signs of the Times: The Cooper

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The word "cooper" is derived from "cuparius" of Roman times, makers of ... Some of the earliest exports in the colonies were barrel staves and larger pipe staves.

colonial occupation: cooper - colonial american digressions

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Jun 11, 2012 ... A cooper who made barrels did well in port towns and centers of ... to be done several times to be absorbed, and then repeated infrequently.

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Aug 22, 2012 ... This is a video of 'Jack the Cooper' making barrels as they would have ... Flint striker of the Colonial period - Points of Interest - Duration: 8:09.

What tools did the colonial cooper use? | Reference.com

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Colonial coopers used an abundance of carpentry tools to cut and shape wood. These included ... What cooking tools did the Pilgrims use during colonial times?

Barrel Making and Coopers - RootsWeb - Ancestry.com

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Cooper or Barrel maker. On early census records an occupation listed was " Cooper." I thought it might be .... Colonial Williamsburg Cooper · Williamsburg slides ...

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Apr 23, 2011 ... The Cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. Dicecatt ... Colonial Williamsburg Hay Cabinet Shop Tour (part 1) "Outside the Shop" - Duration: 6:50.
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Jun 8, 2011 ... Interview with Ramona Vogel, journeyman cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. April , 2010.

The Village Carpenter: Ramona Vogel: Cooper at Colonial ...

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Apr 30, 2010 ... That, according to Ramona Vogel, journeyman cooper at Colonial ... for 7 years— the traditional period—before becoming journeymen.

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Coopers in Colonial America - Everything You Wanted to Know

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Sep 19, 2014 ... While I knew that casks (or barrels, as we might commonly call them today) were used to store virtually everything in colonial times: dried grains ...

Colonial Cooper « - Mr. Nussbaum

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This page describes the work of a colonial cooper. Did you know that coopers made a type of barrel called a hogshead, which was used to ship huge quantities  ...

What were coopers during colonial times? | Reference.com

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Coopers works to create casks for things like tobacco, flour and gunpowder, to store liquids and ship items. Coopers usually worked on plantations, but some ...