Craftsman Of The Cumberlands

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Michael Owen Jones | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813147895
ISBN 13 : 0813147891

Why do people consider aesthetic qualities as well as utilitarian ones in the making of everyday objects? Why do they maintain traditions? What is the nature of their creative proc..

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Pub Date : 2013-06-03 | Author : Carol Crown | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9781469607993
ISBN 13 : 1469607999

Folk art is one of the American South's most significant areas of creative achievement, and this comprehensive yet accessible reference details that achievement from the sixteenth ..

Crafts And Craftsmen Of New Jersey

Pub Date : 1973 | Author : Walter Hamilton Van Hoesen | Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN 10 : 0838610803
ISBN 13 : 9780838610800

Explores the techniques used by New Jersey craftsmen in the arts of cabinetmaking, clockmaking, glassmaking, and silversmithing prior to 1830..

Cumberland

Pub Date : 2003-10-22 | Author : Amanda Paul | Publisher : Arcadia Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781439612347
ISBN 13 : 143961234X

Settled on the banks of the Potomac River, Cumberland has watched time and progress stream through since its days as a fort in the colonial wilderness. Ascending the throne as the ..

Rural Life And Culture In The Upper Cumberland

Pub Date : 2004-12-24 | Author : Michael Birdwell | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 0813123097
ISBN 13 : 9780813123097

Seventeen original essays by prominent scholars uncover fascinating stories and personalities from the Upper Cumberland region of Kentucky and Tennessee, often regarded as isolated..