Learn more about the benefits of becoming a member of the EAIA:

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 Member Benefits:

  • The Chronicle
  • Shavings
  • Invitations to the Annual Meeting
  • Regional Meetings
  • 10% discount on direct purchases from the Astragal Press (Details below)
  • Opportunities to participate in the Eastfield Historic Trades Sampler
  • Access to information on the EAIA Website (Additional related blogs coming soon)
  • Facebook Page and Facebook Group
  • Association with others who share common interests
  • The Research Grant Program
  • Access to the EAIA Member directory (Includes individual members and institutional members)
  • Support of an organization that realizes the importance of historical research on historic trades, industries and tools



You can contact the EAIA Membership committee via the contact form here.

You can also contact Debbie Gibson via

Additional Benefits:


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Astragal Press welcomes members of the Early American Industries Association as direct customers of Astragal Press entitled to a 10% discount on all books from their website. To receive your 10% discount, just enter coupon code EAIA in checkout and your discount will automatically be deducted.
Astragal Press offers affordable books on antique tools and tool collecting, early trades such as blacksmithing and carriage building, and early sciences and technology, including railroad technology and slide rules. To request a FREE catalog, contact Astragal Press at the information below!
Astragal Press
5995 149th Street West, Suite 105
Apple Valley,  Minnesota  55124
Toll-free Phone: (866) 543-3045