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This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434;


Finding aid and full-text scan of paper (Click on “Additional Files” below) for Folklife Archives Project 1349. Folklife project titled "Spinning" by Faye S. Anderson for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Project includes an illustrated paper about the spinning process as explained by Maggie Spear of the Pea Ridge, Cumberland County, Kentucky. Also includes samples of carded wool, single thread yarn, and double thread yarn.


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FA 1349 B1 F1 #2 ANDERSON Faye S.pdf (503 kB)
Spinning (paper)

FA 1349 B1 F1 #2-14 ANDERSON Faye S.jpg (487 kB)
Maggie F Spear with spinning wheel (photograph)