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scenesofthebluegrass:An old hunter and his dog in Mason County, Kentucky, 1890 Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Us History, American History, American Symbols, Strange History, Asian History, Tudor History

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scenesofthebluegrass:An old hunter and his dog in Mason County, Kentucky, 1890

Mary Faust standing next to large walking wheel, an umbrella swift, another woman seated at a spinning wheel with a distaff and a skein winder in front of her, and a man processing flax on a flax break with a counterbalance loom behind him. Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Appalachian Recipes, Catskill Mountains, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos

Granny Women: Healing and Magic in Appalachia

The Appalachian Mountains held many secrets unknown to outsiders. The ways of healing were not from doctors and hospitals, but from the women who lived in the mountains and learned from their ancestors, nature, and the Cherokee people.

Making Music Margurett Powell Rider (violin) and Harriett Powell Myers (banjo) play for family members outside the George W. Powell home in Chestnut Flats. Photo taken around 1900 Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Family Pictures, Motif Music, Mountain Music, Great Smoky Mountains, My Old Kentucky Home

34 Appalachian Words You Didn’t Know Existed

Have you tried to understand the mountain talk of the pioneers of the Great Smoky Mountains? We have 34 Appalachian words you don't know.

“ “Part of the family of Hugh Noe, a renter on a farm near Andersonville, Tennessee.” From the series: Lewis Hine Photographs for the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), 1933 ” In October of. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Appalachian Recipes, Photos Du, Old Photos

Homesteading in Appalachia - Homestead.org

Rugged, self-sufficient, fiercely loyal – despite stereotypes to the contrary, the Appalachian mountaineers were, and are, an admirable people who developed a rich culture while learning to survive in the isolated coves and valleys of some of the oldest mountains on Earth.

Great Smoky Mountains NP: Walker Sisters Home — Historic Structures Report, Part II & Furnishing Study (Illustrations) Old Pictures, Old Photos, Antique Photos, Family Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Pictures, Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Smoky Mountain National Park

1. John N. Walker, at his home in the Great Smoky Mountains. This picture was taken by Jim Shelton, about 1918. Note the basket of fine cherries grown on his mountain farm

A young boy posing with a hog rifle, wearing a powder horn and pouch. Photo taken around It’s incredible that we’ve kept such wonderful records of our Smoky Mountain Heritage! Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Pictures, Historical Clothing, Historical Photos, American Civil War, American History, Pioneer Life, Mountain Man

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A young boy posing with a hog rifle. He is wearing a powder horn and pouch. Photo taken around 1906.

Well, I am back in The Big Crapple yet still thinking about and missing the Blue Ridge Mountains that we got to stare at lovingly every ni. Mountain Dulcimer, Mountain Music, Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Dulcimer Music, Cozy Mysteries, Murder Mysteries

musical instruments of the southern appalachian mountains: part 1

Well, I am back in The Big Crapple yet still thinking about and missing the Blue Ridge Mountains that we got to stare at lovingly every ni...

Musical instruments of the southern appalachian mountains. Woodcutter and part-time violin maker. About 100 violins made. Appalachian People, Appalachian Mountains, Ernest Hemingway, American Folk Music, Violin Makers, Americana Music, Mountain Music, Rockabilly Cars, Cozy Mysteries

musical instruments of the southern appalachian mountains: part 1

Well, I am back in The Big Crapple yet still thinking about and missing the Blue Ridge Mountains that we got to stare at lovingly every ni...

 WV is the only state that is entirely in Appalachia. - Sylvia M - Appalachia. WV is the only state that is entirely in Appalachia. WV is the only state that is entirely in Appalachia. My Family History, Us History, American History, Native American, History Timeline, Montezuma, Monteverde, West Virginia, Surf

Subregions in Appalachia - Appalachian Regional Commission

This map shows the Appalachian Region divided into five subregions: northern, north central, central, south central, and southern Appalachia.

Foxfire Mountain Swinging Bridge the longest swinging bridge in the US at Lost Mine Falls. Vacation Places, Places To Travel, Places To See, Vacations, Vacation Ideas, Gatlinburg Vacation, Tennessee Vacation, Gatlinburg Tn, Attraction

Foxfire Mountain Swinging Bridge (Sevierville) - 2021 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - Tripadvisor

Foxfire Mountain Swinging Bridge, Sevierville: See 230 reviews, articles, and 98 photos of Foxfire Mountain Swinging Bridge, ranked No.17 on TripAdvisor among 94 attractions in Sevierville.

Paradise by John Prine"And daddy won't you take me back to Muhlenberg County / Down by the green river where paradise lay?" / "Well, I'm sorry my son, but you're too late in asking / Mister Peabody's coal train has hauled it away"… Music Songs, My Music, Music Videos, John Prine, Creepy Ghost, My Old Kentucky Home, Country Songs, Folk Music, Kinds Of Music

Paradise by John Prine

Old Prine song about the horrors of strip mining in Kentucky