- Iron Industry
- Tennessee’s nineteenth-century iron industry was located along the
Western Highland Rim. Throughout the nineteenth century and well into
the twentieth, a large part of this upland portion of t... Continue Reading »
- Log Construction
- The log cabin is a familiar symbol of Tennessee's pioneer period. Although its use as shelter is well known, its quaint image has tended to obscure its importance as a bridge between civilization... Continue Reading »
- The Farm
- An intentional community occupying some 1,750 acres in southeastern Lewis County, The Farm is located near Summertown. In 1971 San Francisco resident and New Age religious leader, Stephen Gaskin, and ... Continue Reading »
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