The Wood & Canvas Canoe: A Complete Guide to its History, Construction, Restoration and Maintenance
Note: Hot off the Presses! Jerry and Rollin just had this must-have book reprinted with the assistance of the WCHA!! From the final decade of the 19th century until the mid 1950’s, the predominant small water craft for recreationists, summer camps, and wilderness travelers was the iconic canvas covered wooden canoe built by Old Town, B.N. Morris, E.M. White, Chestnut, J.H. Rushton. This book shows how to build the wood and canvas canoe, discusses its history, and provides helful tips for restoring old canoes.