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Author Sherrow, Victoria.
Title Huskings, quiltings, and barn raisings : work-play parties in early America / Victoria Sherrow ; illustrations by Laura LoTurco.
Imprint New York : Walker and Co., 1992.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  973.2 Sh57h    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  973.2 Sh57h    AVAILABLE  
Subject Handicraft -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865 -- Juvenile literature.
Alt Name LoTurco, Laura.
Description 78 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [73]-75) and index.
Summary Surveys the history of husking bees, barn raisings, soap boilings, and other American work-play parties, in which people in colonial and pioneer days came together to help one another while having fun.
ISBN 0802781861 (cloth) : $13.95
0802781888 (reinforced)
OCLC # 25711501