The EAIA has several publications throughout the year.

The Chronicle

The EAIA established itself as the leading organization for research and publication in the area of early American tools and trades. The organization is well known for the articles published in The Chronicle, a quarterly journal, known for it ever-increasing resource body of historical information in the field, research, articles and high quality content. You can learn more about it here.

The Chronicle (Sample Cover)

The Chronicle (Sample Cover)


The Shavings newsletter is published four times a year. It contains information about meetings, tool events, tool auctions, and a message from the EAIA President. Issues are available online beginning with Issue #204 from 2008. You can learn more about it here.
Shavings (Sample Cover)

Shavings (Sample Cover)

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Annual Directory

The EAIA also publishes an Annual Directory which contains a list of current members, other tool groups, advertisements for dealers, specialist auctioneers, and specialist booksellers. EAIA accepts advertisements for inclusion in both Shavings and the Directory.
Advertising packages for Advertisers in the 2016-2017 Member Directory. 


The revised EAIA Revised Bylaws were presented to and adopted by the members of EAIA at the 2010 Annual Meeting.