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Hawkers and Walkers in Early America

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Economic History,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Antebellum Era

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9763076M
    ISBN 100766161714
    ISBN 109780766161719

    A Select Bibliography A-No.1 (Leon Ray Livingston). At Rest At Last: Life and Adventures of America's Most Celebrated Tramp Baedeker. The United States: A Handbook for Travellers, Basho, Matsuo. The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches Hawkers and Walkers in Early America. Comments. Report Abuse. Before today’s professional salespeople existed, peddlers operated during the 18th and 19th centuries. Canvassers stepped in after the Civil War. Early Americans had mixed feelings about these disreputable “hawkers and walkers.” “Get out of my house in a minute, or I will horsewhip you,” one farmer yelled at a canvasser.9/10().


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A peddler, in British English pedlar, also known as a canvasser, chapman, cheapjack, hawker, higler, huckster, monger, colporteur or solicitor, is a traveling vendor of goods. In England, the term was mostly used for travellers hawking goods in the countryside to small towns and villages; they might also be called tinkers or London more specific terms were used, such as.

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Lippincott Company, Read preview Overview. Origin. The origin of the term "Jayhawker" is uncertain. The term was adopted as a nickname by a group of emigrants traveling to California in The origin of the term may go back as far as the Revolutionary War, when it was reportedly used to describe a group associated with American patriot John Jay.

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By Mandy Aftel In early America, settlers on an expanding frontier had to rely on their own skills and know-how. At the same time, itinerant peddlers made this self-reliance possible, by providing both materials that couldn’t be grown or made and practical information and instruction on cooking, medicine, and more.

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Friedman chronicles the remarkable metamorphosis of the American salesman from itinerant amateur to trained expert. From the midth century to the eve of World War II, the development of sales management transformed an economy populated by peddlers and canvassers to one driven by professional salesmen and executives.

Richardson Wright, Hawkers and Walkers in Early America: Strolling Peddlers, Preachers, Lawyers, Doctors, Players, and Others from the Beginning to the Civil War (Philadelphia: J. Lippincott, ) A lively narrative describes the development of the selling function in America, beginning with the activities of peregrinating ‘hawkers and walkers’ to the burdensome role imposed by the aggressive marketing regimes introduced by the large, bureaucratically managed companies.

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On October 1st at Hagley, Dr. Hasia Diner delivered an Author Talk titled "Peddlers and the Great Jewish Migration to the New World,” where she told the story of millions of discontented young Jewish men who sought opportunity abroad by working as peddlers, leaving parents, wives, and sweethearts behind.

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Award winning authors and all the required and supplemental books we carry about Early American History | Beautiful Feet Books. book, Hawkers & Walkers in Early America. “Women dropped their chores and men their work, and they gathered about to hear gossip of the neighborhoods the peddler had recently left and to see his wares.” From Trunks to Wagons Peddlers selected their merchandise according to the ease of getting it in front of customers.Specializing in Americana, specifically Southern Americana.

I carry a broad selection of older titles with an emphasis on North and South Carolina history. Other focus areas include books on genealogy, local town histories, Civil War, Revolutionary War and everything in between, along with a range of other eclectic books.

I also have a number of various historical documents. As pointed out in Hawkers & Walkers in Early America, "Just as the tin peddler became a tinker and the clock peddler a repairer of clocks, so these early hawkers of remedies. WINTER /96 FOLK.