cover image

Foxfire 2 : ghost stories, spring wild plant foods, spinning and weaving, midwifing, burial customs, corn shuckin's, wagon making and more affairs of plain living / edited with an introduction by Eliot Wigginton.

Anchor books ed.. Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1973.
ISBN 0385022670, 9780385022675

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
F 291.2 F62 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
F 291.2 .F62 Off-site
LIB stacks
S521.5.G4 F63 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
F291.2 .F62 Available Request
Founders Library stacks
F291.2 F62 1973 Available Request
Moorland-Spingarn, Library Division
M975.8 F836 v.2 Available Request
Other Title Foxfire.
Other Authors Wigginton, Eliot.
Subjects Country life -- Georgia.
Country life.
Georgia -- Social life and customs.
Handicraft -- Georgia.
Handicraft. -- Georgia.
Manners and customs.
Description 410 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes index of people.
Summary Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region.
Contents Maude Shope -- Sourwood honey -- Beekeeping -- Spring wild plant foods -- Happy Dowdle -- Making an ox yoke -- Wagon wheels and wagons -- Making a tub wheel -- Making a foot-powered lathe -- From raising sheep to weaving cloth -- How to wash clothes in an iron pot -- Anna Howard -- Midwives and granny women -- Old-time burials -- Boogers, witches, and haints -- Corn shuckin's, house raisin's, quiltin's, pea thrashin's, singin's, log rollin's, candy pullin's, and ... -- Kenny Runion.
Geographic Area Georgia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)669056
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


Export citation to: RefWorks