Thumb Nina Fletcher Little explains the importance of accuracy and context when furnishing a historic house.

She instructs how to think about a home and its inhabitants when determining how to arrange furniture and selecting the objects that will decorate a room.

Fletcher also provides a brief history of how living spaces in America have changed and what records to examine when researching a home.

Technical Leaflet #17 (1970)

The information in this Technical Leaflet has been updated in more recent publications. It has been indexed for historical purposes.