Allan Breed is a cabinet- and chairmaker, Rollinsford, New Hampshire.
Nancy Carlisle is Senior Curator of Collections, Historic New England, Boston.
Tara Hingston Cederholm is Curator, Brookfield Arts Foundation, Salem, New Hampshire.
Edward S. Cooke Jr. is the Charles F. Montgomery Professor of American Decorative Arts, Department of the History of Art, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
Nancy Goyne Evans is an independent furniture historian, Hockessin, Delaware.
J. Ritchie Garrison is Director, Winterthur Program in American Material Culture, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware.
Kelly Hays is Director, Gifts of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Morrison Heckscher is Curator Emeritus of the American Wing, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Brock Jobe is Professor of American Decorative Arts Emeritus, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Winterthur, Delaware.
Darcy Kuronen is the Pappalardo Curator of Musical Instruments, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Gregory J. Landrey is Dwight and Lori Lanmon Director of Academic Affairs, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Winterthur, Delaware.
Lynn McCarthy is Project Assistant for this volume and Digital Asset Manager, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Winterthur, Delaware.
Robert D. Mussey Jr. is a conservator and independent scholar, Milton, Massachusetts.
Richard C. Nylander is Curator Emeritus, Historic New England, Boston.
Clark Pearce is an American arts advisor and independent scholar, Essex, Massachusetts.
Michael S. Podmaniczky is a private conservator, Wilmington, Delaware.
Page Talbott is President and Chief Executive Officer, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Christine Palmer Thomson is a private conservator, Salem, Massachusetts.
John W. Tyler is editor of publications for the Colonial Society of Massachusetts.
Gerald W. R. Ward is the Katharine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture Emeritus, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Kemble Widmer is an independent furniture scholar, Newburyport, Massachusetts.
David F. Wood is Curator, Concord Museum, Concord, Massachusetts.
Philip D. Zimmerman is a museum consultant and independent scholar, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.