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White Oak Basket Contest 2015

Hart County Fair Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. July 4, 2015

White Oak Egg Basket

Baskets like this White Oak Egg Basket from Leona Waddell were part of the Baskets from Home Exhibit.


Baskets from Home
White Oak Baskets of South Central Kentucky

Baskets from Home was an exhibit of
white oak baskets made right here in
South Central Kentucky. The exhibit
focused on the history of traditional
basketmaking and folklife in Kentucky
and showed how the baskets have
changed over the years from utilitarian
to decorative art.

Kentucky Library and Museum
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd.
Bowling Green, KY 42101

April 29 — August 13, 2006

CONTACT: Drue Belcher 270.745.5295
Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology
Western Kentucky University
FUNDED BY: Provost's Initiatives for Excellence
Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology
Kentucky Library and Museum

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