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A concise and amply illustrated introduction to Kentucky folk structures--log cabins, houses, cribs, and barns--that should be treasured as irreplaceable expressions of the cultural values of the Commonwealth's past.

Folk buildings, constructed by local mechanics, are like folktales and folksongs: they are a durable expression of traditional cultural patters transformed from previous generations. -- Come-All-Ye

Publication Date

1976

Publisher

The University Press of Kentucky

Place of Publication

Lexington, KY

ISBN

9780813108438

eISBN

9780813148397

Keywords

Domestic architecture, Vernacular architecture, Barns, Kentucky

Disciplines

Architectural History and Criticism

Kentucky Folk Architecture
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