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Practical Home Tanning 1945 Guide

Maurice Decker

Item #585: $14.95
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Practical Home Tanning 1945 Guide

53 pages, about 8 1/2" x 5" glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper. Fully Illustrated.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 53
  • Practical Home Tanning and Fur Dressing Catalog 1934-35
  • Maurice Decker
  • Preliminary Handling
  • Tanning Furs and Skins
  • Breaking Hides
  • Bark Tan for Harness and Shoe Leather
  • The Chrome Tan
  • Rawhide and Buckskin
  • Tanning Sheepskins
  • Fur Robes and Rugs
  • Tanning Snake, Alligator and Shark Skins
  • Working Suggestions
  • Waterproofing for Boots and Shoes