Publication Date

January 2007

Comments

This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434; mssfa@wku.edu

Abstract

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 119. "The use of mussel shells in decorating graves in Daviess and McLean Counties [Kentucky]. Documents the use of shells to beautify and mark graves.

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Mussel shells decorating the Howell plot in McLean County, Kentucky

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Mussel shells decorating a Foster grave in Daviess County, Kentucky

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