Photo, Print, Drawing Carrie Severt, Alleghany County, North Carolina

About this Item

Title
Carrie Severt, Alleghany County, North Carolina
Contributor Names
Johnson, Geraldine Niva, 1940-2016 (Research team member)
Eiler, Lyntha Scott (Photographer)
Created / Published
Alleghany County, North Carolina,
Subject Headings
-  Folklore--North Carolina
-  Blue Ridge Parkway (N.C. and Va.)
-  Photographs
-  Ethnography
-  Documentary photographs
-  United States -- North Carolina -- Alleghany County
Genre
Photographs
Ethnography
Documentary photographs
Notes
-  Index data: 1-5, Carrie cutting up carrots to can; 6, Carrie preparing lunch; 7-9, Carrie serving lunch to her husband, Edd and her grandson-in-law, James Edwards; 10, cleaning off the table after lunch; 11-13, peeling a cucumber; 14-15, Edd washing his hands before lunch, while Carrie peels a cucumber; 16, slicing a cucumber; 17, Carrie with her drying rack. The rack is hung by string over the wood burning stove 18, Carrie making biscuits; 19, Carrie at her stove
Medium
35 mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1982/009: BR8-LE-23
Source Collection
Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, 1977-1981 (AFC 1982/009)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Online Format
image
IIIF Presentation Manifest
Manifest (JSON/LD)

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Credit line: Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/009), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Johnson, Geraldine Niva, and Lyntha Scott Eiler. Carrie Severt, Alleghany County, North Carolina. United States North Carolina Alleghany County, 1978. Alleghany County, North Carolina. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_le_023/.

APA citation style:

Johnson, G. N. & Eiler, L. S. (1978) Carrie Severt, Alleghany County, North Carolina. United States North Carolina Alleghany County, 1978. Alleghany County, North Carolina. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_le_023/.

MLA citation style:

Johnson, Geraldine Niva, and Lyntha Scott Eiler. Carrie Severt, Alleghany County, North Carolina. Alleghany County, North Carolina. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_le_023/>.

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