Explore Spinning Wool, Spinning Wheels and more!

Explore related topics

Maggie's Flea Market Finds   I don't know why I love this picture so much!

Maggie's Flea Market Finds I don't know why I love this picture so much!

Mrs. Jacob Stooksbury, Loyston, Tennessee, at her spinning wheel, November 1933 by The U.S. National Archives, via Flickr

Mrs. Jacob Stooksbury, Loyston, Tennessee, at her spinning wheel, November 1933 by The U.S. National Archives, via Flickr

They were sturdy men and women, steeped in traditional ways, independent and as little humble as possible. The mountaineer is that way too. He cares neither for ease nor for soft living. He is hospitable. “Welcome, stranger, light and hitch,” is the salutation, and the stranger is bidden to take “damn near all” of whatever the table offers.

They were sturdy men and women, steeped in traditional ways, independent and as little humble as possible. The mountaineer is that way too. He cares neither for ease nor for soft living. He is hospitable. “Welcome, stranger, light and hitch,” is the salutation, and the stranger is bidden to take “damn near all” of whatever the table offers.

Civil War Farm women taking a break, great study on non - hoop dresses, work or farm dresses- And I believe this is a Southern image.

Civil War Farm women taking a break, great study on non - hoop dresses, work or farm dresses- And I believe this is a Southern image.

Pinterest
Search