||In 1946, Stanley and Polly Stone of Fox Point, Wisconsin, began collecting decorative arts, a passion they would maintain for the rest of their lives. The Stone’s particular interests centred around early American furniture and historical prints, and seventeenth and eighteenth century British pottery.
|Decorative Arts and Material Culture
||The Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture collects and creates electronic resources for study and research of the decorative arts, with a particular focus on Early America.
||Founded by Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur (pronounced “winter-tour”) is the premier museum of American decorative arts, reflecting both early America and the du Pont family’s life.
|Tool & Trade Museum
||A French musuem devoted to carpenters and their work
||A Japanese musuem devoted to carpenters and their work