- The History of Masonry Mortar in America
by John Speweik
History of Masonry Mortar in America 1720-1995 documents the last 275 years of the evolution of ingredients. The book assists architects and builders in modern times to match mortar formulations when they are engaged in work that requires authentic replication of original material for the restoration of historic masonry buildings.
(40 pages) Paperback book
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Repointing Mortar Joints in Historic Masonry Buildings
Robert C. Mack, FAIA, and John P. Speweik
Available through Technical Preservation Services, National Park Service, U. S. Department of the Interior.
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