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The Resource Foxfire 10 : railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art, edited by George P. Reynolds, Susan Walker, and Rabun County high school students with the assistance of Eliot Wigginton

Foxfire 10 : railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art, edited by George P. Reynolds, Susan Walker, and Rabun County high school students with the assistance of Eliot Wigginton

Label
Foxfire 10 : railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art
Title
Foxfire 10
Title remainder
railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art
Statement of responsibility
edited by George P. Reynolds, Susan Walker, and Rabun County high school students with the assistance of Eliot Wigginton
Title variation
Foxfire ten
Contributor
Subject
Summary
The tenth volume in the Foxfire series covers a variety of new topics and includes the voices of heretofore untapped Appalachian citizens who present a vibrant picture of the American South in transition, from the turn of the century through the Depression years. Full of wit and wisdom--a celebration of what is basic to life. 150 photographs and line drawings
Cataloging source
OClCo
Dewey number
975.8/123
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
LC call number
F292.R3
LC item number
F69 1993
Label
Foxfire 10 : railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art, edited by George P. Reynolds, Susan Walker, and Rabun County high school students with the assistance of Eliot Wigginton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical refrences and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transportation: Tallulah Falls Railway -- Tourism: The Tallulah Falls Hotel era ; Clayton boardinghouses ; Survivors -- Economic revolution: Burton ; Clearing the land ; The Fontana Dam ; Folklore ; Hard times ; The Forest Service and "Ranger Nick" ; The CCC ; The WPA -- Personality portraits: Ellene Franklin Gowder ; Walker Word ; Lyndall "Granny" Toothman -- Crafts: Max and Myron Woody ; Jimmy White ; Clyde Runion ; Jerry King ; Michael and Melvin Crocker ; Reuben A. Miller ; Minnie Black
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780385422765
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
92024634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
646025
Label
Foxfire 10 : railroad lore, boardinghouses, Depression-era Appalachia, chair making, whirligigs, snake canes, and gourd art, edited by George P. Reynolds, Susan Walker, and Rabun County high school students with the assistance of Eliot Wigginton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical refrences and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transportation: Tallulah Falls Railway -- Tourism: The Tallulah Falls Hotel era ; Clayton boardinghouses ; Survivors -- Economic revolution: Burton ; Clearing the land ; The Fontana Dam ; Folklore ; Hard times ; The Forest Service and "Ranger Nick" ; The CCC ; The WPA -- Personality portraits: Ellene Franklin Gowder ; Walker Word ; Lyndall "Granny" Toothman -- Crafts: Max and Myron Woody ; Jimmy White ; Clyde Runion ; Jerry King ; Michael and Melvin Crocker ; Reuben A. Miller ; Minnie Black
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780385422765
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
92024634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
646025

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