This new book on Havana, New York stoneware is now in print and available for sale.

The Stoneware of Havana, NY and its Makers: 1850-1888 [Paperback]
by Allen F. Sweet

Published May 1, 2012

110 Pages

Price: $22.50 + $3.00 shipping (USD)

As a history of the 19th century stoneware manufacturing tradition in the village of Havana, N.Y. (Montour Falls since 1895),  this book covers the history of Havana, including the Chemung Canal, and the works of the six manufacturers in the village.  The book traces the history of each company and pictures examples of their wares.  Author Allen Sweet is the historian for the Village of Montour Falls.  Prices are not included in the book. However, an online price guide, referencing pieces seen in the book, is available on this site.

Signed copies available on request at the time of purchase. Just respond to the question in the PayPal checkout, “How would you like the book signed?”

 

 

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