Iisakki Järvenpää ja Kauhavan Puukko IN FINNISH
Iisakki Järvenpää ja Kauhavan Puukko, Anja Järvenpää, 1979
Origins of the Kauhava Knife, spread of its reputation, growth of the personnel fellowship and formation of distribution of work, birth of the cutler's workshops and the knife companies, implementation of electricity, and birth of an actual knife industry, collaborations, etc. belong to the 100 years old history of the Kauhava Knife and knife-making. In her study Anja Järvenpää tries to enlighten the life and work of Iisakki Järvenpää or Pikkuluhta, the formation of knife and sheath making personnel's fellowship in Kauhava, the development of knife and sheath making techniques, and the economic and social phenomenons in the industry over decades in general.
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