Product Design and Packaging [index]
Blaszczyk, Regina Lee. Imagining Consumers: Design and Innovation from Wedgewood to Corning. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Cheney, Sheldon, and Martha Candler Cheney. Art and the Machine: An Account of Industrial Design in 2oth Century America. New York: Whittlesey House, 1936.
Davis, Alec. Package and Print: The Development of Container and Label Design. New York: Potter, 1967.
Dreyfus, Henry. Designing For People. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955.
Edwards, Clive. “‘Improving’ the Decoration of Furniture: Imitation and Mechanization in the Marquetry Process in Britain and America, 1850–1900.” Technology and Culture 53 (April 2012): 401–434.
Fladager, Vernon L. The Selling Power of Packaging. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1956.
Franken, Richard B. Packages That Sell. New York: Harper Brother, 1928.
Gansky, Paul. “Refrigerator Design and Masculinity in Postwar Media, 1946–1960.” Studies in Popular Culture 34 (Fall 2011): 67–85.
Hamilton, Shane. “The Economies and Conveniences of Modern-Day Living: Frozen Foods and Mass Marketing.” Business History Review 77:1 (Spring 2003): 33-60.
Harris, Howell John. “‘The Stove Trade Needs Change Continually’: Designing the First Mass-Market Consumer Durable, ca. 1810–1930.” Winterthur Portfolio 43 (Winter 2009): 365–406.
Hine, Thomas. The Total Package: The Evolution and Secret Meanings of Boxes, Bottles, Cans, and Tubes. Boston: Little, Brown, 1995.
Jankowski, Jerry. Shelf Space: Modern Package Design, 1945-1965. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1998.
Nickles, Shelley. “Object Lessons: Household Appliance Design and the American Middle Class, 1920-1960.” PhD dissertation, University of Virginia, 1999.
Noble, David F. America By Design: Science, Technology, and The Rise of Corporate Capitalism. New York: Knopf, 1977.
O'Malley, Christine Grace. "The Design Decade and Beyond: American Industrial Designers and the Evolution of the Consumer Landscape from the 1830s to the 1950s." PhD dissertation, University of Virginia, 2002.
Porter, Glen. "Cultural Forces and Commercial Constraints: Designing Packaging in the Twentieth Century United States." Journal of Design History 12 (1999): 25-45.
Pulos, Arthur J. American Design Ethic: A History of Industrial Design. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1986.
Wallace, Don. Shaping America's Products. New York: Reinhold, 1956.