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    • Man sawing notch in tree

    • Lumber industry; Equipment; Bees; Honey
    • Man in the woods saws a notch in a tree that he is going to cut down with a chainsaw. Part of a bee hunting / bee tree series of photos.
    • Two men and a bee tree

    • Portrait photographs; Bees; Lumber industry; Equipment; Honey
    • Two men stand next to a tree containing a beehive. Man on right wears beekeeper's hat and gloves and holds a chainsaw. Part of series of photos on bee hunting.
    • Man standing on felled bee tree trunk

    • Lumber industry; Bees; Honey; Equipment
    • A man holding a chainsaw in his left hand balances on top of a felled tree trunk. Section of the trunk cut away to reveal a honeycomb. Part of larger series of photos on bee hunting.
    • Portrait of an older woman quilting

    • Quilting; Portrait photographs; Textiles
    • Women standing and sitting around a quilting frame, sewing a quilt. One older woman smiles for the camera. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
    • Tacking cloth to quilting frame

    • Quilting; Equipment; Textiles
    • Two women prepare a frame for sewing a quilt. One woman stretches fabric over a wooden side of a quilting frame while the other woman secures fabric with a hammer and tack. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community...
    • Unfolding batting on quilting frame

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Two women unfold material for the quilt batting over the backing fabric stretched over a quilting frame. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
    • Seated women discuss quilt

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Two women sit side by side in chairs inside a cinderblock building. A quilt is draped across both women's laps. The woman on the left is pointing to a quilt square or a row of stitching. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity...
    • Elderly woman displays 1900 quilt

    • Portrait photographs; Textiles; Quilting
    • Portrait of an older woman standing outside in front of a fence. The woman holds a patchwork quilt in front of her body, with the year 1900 stitched inside one of the quilt pieces. The woman is looking away from the camera. Part of a series of...
    • Quilt hanging over fence

    • Textiles; Quilting
    • Large quilt spread out and hanging over the side of a fence. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
    • Older woman shows quilt

    • Textiles; Quilting
    • An older woman holds up the end of a quilt that is draped over a fence. Woman is wearing a coat and scarf, and her pocketbook hangs from her left arm. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County,...
    • Older woman showcases quilt

    • Textiles; Quilting; Portrait photographs
    • An older woman stands in front of a fence, holding up the end of a quilt that is draped over the top rail. Another quilt hangs over the fence behind the woman. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin...
    • Portrait of an elderly woman

    • Portrait photographs
    • Close up photograph of an older woman's face. Woman is outside, and wears a coat and scarf. She also wears a decorative pin as jewelry on her shirt. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County,...
    • Two women quilting at Charity Community Center

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Two women sew pieces of material onto a quilt in a frame inside a cinderblock building. An older woman stands between the two women, looking at the quilt. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin...
    • Women at a quilting bee

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • A group of women sit and stand around a quilting frame, sewing a quilt. A teenage girl watches the women quilting. The girl wears a sweatshirt with a logo of Woolwine High School's Twin Oaks mascot on the front. Part of a series of photos of a...
    • Quilting bee at Charity, VA

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Two older women and a teenage girl sew pieces on a quilt stretched over a quilting frame. Another woman leans over to look closely at the fabric. Older woman stands in the background. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity...
    • Four women quilting

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Row of four women standing around a quilting frame, sewing pieces of a quilt together. One woman holds a pocketbook under her left arm while sewing. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
    • Three women sew quilt

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Three women stand around a quilt stretched over a quilting frame. Two women sew while the woman in the middle removes a pin from her mouth. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
    • Preparation for quilting

    • Quilting; Textiles
    • Two women smooth out a large piece of quilt batting over a quilting frame in preparation to sew a quilt. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.

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