Photos, Prints, Drawings The Delbert Chapel across from the Ramp House at the head of Drews Creek
About this Item
- The Delbert Chapel across from the Ramp House at the head of Drews Creek
- Contributor Names
- Eiler, Lyntha Scott (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- April 22, 1995
- Subject Headings
- - Religion
- - April
- - Ramp festivals
- - Ramp House
- - Ramp suppers
- - Ramps (Allium tricoccum)
- - Spring
- - Delbert Free Will Baptist Church (W. Va.)
- - Photographs
- - Ethnography
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Naoma
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Drews Creek
- - Ramps (Allium tricoccum) are wild leeks found throughout the Appalachian mountain range. Their appearance early in the spring of the year is hailed throughout the southern Appalachian mountains with feasting at local community fundraisers known as ramp festivals or ramp suppers. The Pine Knob Ramp Supper, sponsored by the Delbert Baptist Church, has been an annual event since the early 1950s.
- - Event: Pine Knob Ramp Supper on Drews Creek (an annual event).
- 35 mm Color Slide
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1999/008: CRF-LE-C001-09
- Source Collection
- Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
FormatPhotos, Prints, Drawings
ContributorsEiler, Lyntha Scott
Delbert Free Will Baptist Church (W. Va.)
Ramps (Allium Tricoccum)
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Eiler, Lyntha Scott. The Delbert Chapel across from the Ramp House at the head of Drews Creek. 1995. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000040/. (Accessed January 24, 2017.)
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Eiler, L. S. (1995) The Delbert Chapel across from the Ramp House at the head of Drews Creek. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000040/.
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Eiler, Lyntha Scott. The Delbert Chapel across from the Ramp House at the head of Drews Creek. 1995. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000040/>.