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.Material type: TextEdition: Anchor Books edDescription: 410 pages : illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0385022670 (pbk.); 9780385022675 (pbk.)Uniform titles: Foxfire. Subject(s): Country life -- Georgia | Handicraft -- Georgia | Georgia -- Social life and customsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Foxfire 2.DDC classification: 975.8/123 LOC classification: F291.2 | .F62S521.5 | .G4 F63
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|UASC General Collection||University of Texas At Tyler University Archives & Special Collections||F291.2 .F62 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||0000100763432|
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Includes index of people.
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.
Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region.