A cooper is someone in the trade of making utensils, casks, drums and barrels
and other ... With time, many Coopers took on the role of the Hooper themselves.
The word is derived from Middle Dutch o...
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 ...
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
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.
Pettengell says that by the 1750s British coopers at home and in the colonies ....
learn the trade uncorrupted by time from a master cooper who learned it from his
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Aug 22, 2012 ... This is a video of 'Jack the Cooper' making barrels as they would have been
crafted in the 18th century. The annual Revolutionary ... Moland Reenactment
Cooper Colonial Barrels .... Making barrels for Guiness in old times!
On early census records an occupation listed was "Cooper." I thought it might ...
Most any item that could be stored for a length of time would be stored in a barrel
to keep out vermin. Fragile items ... Colonial Williamsburg Cooper · Williamsburg
A cooper makes and repairs round wooden containers such as pails, casks, and
tubs. ... (Farming was generally a desirable occupation in early America.) ...
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Apr 23, 2011 ... The Cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. Dicecatt ... Colonial Coopering at George
Washington's Mount Vernon - Duration: 2:43. George ...
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Jun 8, 2011 ... Interview with Ramona Vogel, journeyman cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. April