Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 381. Materials chiefly related to Allen County-native Alta Beatrice Richards’s interest in weaving, developed while working at Berea College. Includes correspondence with other weavers, weaving patterns, and weaving techniques. Also, information concerning noted Kentucky weaving authority Lou Tate of the Little Loomhouse, Louisville, Kentucky.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Richards, Alta Beatrice (Lightfoot), 1900-1989 (MSS 381)" (2012). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 1914.