Barefoot woman bends over a basket, most likely containing laundry, at the edge of a mountain brook. Small streams of water are cascading down a stone wall into the water near her. Picture was taken during World War I.
A woman in a cap, jacket, and riding boots pauses on a horse. She is likely Mary Breckinridge, founder of the Frontier Nursing Service. The horse wears a bridle and a saddle with a blanket. The scene is set in a stream with woods and a building in...
A woman holds her horse steady in a stream. Her riding outfit includes a hat, jacket, blouse, and wide-hipped pants tucked into knee-high boots. The dark horse has bridle with a bit. The saddle rests on top of a blanket and the rider's boots rest...
Two mules in harness pull a young man on a seed drill on a farm. A little dog runs along a stream. In the middle ground there is a small stone outbuilding with two stars on it. In the background are a couple of homes and outbuildings.
A series of similar homes are perched on stilts along a creek or river in Bell County, Kentucky. The homes appear to be made of wood planks and each has a window facing the water. Behind the homes dense trees grow up a hill.
Women; Men; Mills; Streams; Religious communities; Shakers
A man and four women stand spaced apart behind a wooded stream which is in front of the old Shaker mill, a three-story building with a stone first floor and wood upper floors. The women wear dark dresses and white bonnets.