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Shaker's worshiping, (exercise) Gilbert

Shaker's worshiping, (exercise) Gilbert

Print shows several rows of Shakers, separated by gender, performing a step dance in the meeting hall at New Lebanon, New York; a woman spectator is seated in left foreground and a top hat rests on a bench on t... more

The society called Shakers, in Logan County, Ky. continue their fulling mill in operation ... John McComb, Saml. G. Whyte, Agents. South Union Jasper Springs. Sept. 12th, 1815. Russellville. Printed at the office of the ‘Weekly Messenger' [1815]

The society called Shakers, in Logan County, Ky. continue their fullin...

Imprint 3.; Shakers. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 21, Folder 37.

Shaker religious greeting, watercolor, January 1853

Shaker religious greeting, watercolor, January 1853

Reproduction number: A110 (color slide) In 1776 Mother Ann Lee (1736-1784) and a small group of religious followers purchased land in Niskeyuna (later Watervliet), New York, and founded the first Shaker communi... more

'Shakers' frost extractor. Prepared by Chas. F. Crap, ... Philadelphia

'Shakers' frost extractor. Prepared by Chas. F. Crap, ... Philadelphia

Patent medicine label illustrated with frost-bitten man. Copyright by Chas. F. Crap, propr. No. 962.

Group of Shakers

Group of Shakers

Photograph shows twelve Shaker women and two men posed in front of a building, Mount Lebanon, New York. Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). (DLC/PP-1997:105) Published in: Gathering history: the ... more

Main St., Shaker Village, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

Main St., Shaker Village, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

"G 3538" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019097. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Homes of the Shakers, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

Homes of the Shakers, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

"G 3536" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019098. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Shaker Town Road, Pittsfield, Mass.

Shaker Town Road, Pittsfield, Mass.

Title from jacket. "G 3537" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034247. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Shaker mills, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

Shaker mills, Pittsfield i.e. Hancock, Mass

"G 3535" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019099. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The beginnings of Shaker apple sauce

The beginnings of Shaker apple sauce

Photograph shows an elderly woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly left, seated in a chair, with a large wooden bowl of apples on her lap. H103125 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyrigh... more

Eldress Fannie Estabrook knitting / Samuel Kravitt.

Eldress Fannie Estabrook knitting / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows Eldress Fannie Estabrook, full-length portrait, sitting, facing left, knitting, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Photographer stamp on verso. ... more

A sister's hands, ironing / Samuel Kravitt.

A sister's hands, ironing / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows a close-up view of a sister's hands while she is ironing at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from item. Photographer stamp on verso visible through paper mount; ... more

Sister Alice Smith, hands extended / Samuel Kravitt.

Sister Alice Smith, hands extended / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows Sister Alice Smith holding her hands, plams upward, in front of her, possibly demonstrating a dance routine, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from item. Photo... more

Sister Mathilde "Tillie" Schnell, Hancock, Mass. / Samuel Kravitt.

Sister Mathilde "Tillie" Schnell, Hancock, Mass. / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows Sister Mathilde "Tillie" Schnell, full-length portrait, sitting in rocking chair, facing right, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Signed and da... more

Hands with plane, Brother Ricardo Belden / Samuel Kravitt.

Hands with plane, Brother Ricardo Belden / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows the hands of Brother Ricardo Belden using a wooden plane in a workshop at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

Brother Ricardo Belden, box maker / Samuel Kravitt.

Brother Ricardo Belden, box maker / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows Brother Ricardo Belden making wooden oval boxes in a workshop at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Signed and dated in ink on verso. Photographer ... more

Rocker with taped seat / Samuel Kravitt.

Rocker with taped seat / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows a Shaker rocking chair with taped seat at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Signed and dated in ink on verso. Photographer stamp on verso. Gift; M... more

Box in oval light / Samuel Kravitt.

Box in oval light / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows a Shaker oval box illuminated in oval light, a play of light and shadow, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Signed and dated in ink on verso. Ph... more

Smithing, Brother Ricardo Belden / Samuel Kravitt.

Smithing, Brother Ricardo Belden / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows Brother Ricardo Belden, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing sligthly left, blacksmithing, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Title from inventory. Signed ... more

Dustpan and brush, Sister Alice Smith / Samuel Kravitt.

Dustpan and brush, Sister Alice Smith / Samuel Kravitt.

Photograph shows a close-up view of Sister Alice Smith's hands holding a brush and dustpan, with iron stove in the background, at the Hancock Shaker village near Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

[Shaker barn, Hancock, New York i.e., Massachusetts]

[Shaker barn, Hancock, New York i.e., Massachusetts]

Title derived from information on verso of photographic print. Van Vechten number: XXIV J 18. Also available on microfilm. Gift; Carl Van Vechten Estate; 1966. Forms part of: American scenes, a LOT which in tur... more

[Guest's breakfast tray with bird's egg salt and pepper shakers, napkin and bouquet of flowers, at Ann Bonfoey Taylor's home, Colorado]

[Guest's breakfast tray with bird's egg salt and pepper shakers, napki...

Title devised by Library staff. Photograph taken for Vogue magazine photo shoot for May 1967 issue. Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: Vogue, "American Westerns, 1967: Mrs. Vernon J. ... more

Shakertown, South Union, Kentucky

Shakertown, South Union, Kentucky

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Established in 1805 when a group of Shakers came to cen... more

Bedroom at Shakertown, a Shaker settlement in Kentucky

Bedroom at Shakertown, a Shaker settlement in Kentucky

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Bedroom, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill or Shakertown, Kentucky

Bedroom, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill or Shakertown, Kentucky

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. This is the site of a Shaker religious community that w... more

Kitchen at Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Kitchen at Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Laundry and ironing room in Hancock Shaker Village, founded by "Believers in Christ's Second Appearing," or "Shakers," in the early 19th Century, Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Laundry and ironing room in Hancock Shaker Village, founded by "Believ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester, Maine

Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, New Gloucester, Maine

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The Sabbathday Lake Shaker Community was founded in 178... more

Landing at a dormitory at Shakertown, a Shaker sect settlement, South Union, Kentucky

Landing at a dormitory at Shakertown, a Shaker sect settlement, South ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The sleeping quarters were separated by the sexes and r... more

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Canterbury Village is under permanent conservation easement at one of a number of Shaker community sites founded in the 19th century. ... more

Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Canterbury Village is under permanent conservation easement at one of a number of Shaker community sites founded in the 19th century. ... more

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshir...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Canterbury Village is under permanent conservation easement at one of a number of Shaker community sites founded in the 19th century. ... more

Living quarters at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Living quarters at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampsh...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Buildings at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Buildings at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Detail of a building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Detail of a building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New H...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshir...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Chair at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Chair at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshir...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Glass jars at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Glass jars at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Workshop where Shaker brooms are made Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Workshop where Shaker brooms are made Canterbury Shaker Village in Can...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Shed at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Shed at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Homemade brooms at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Homemade brooms at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and muse...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Canterbury Village is under permanent conservation easement at one of a number of Shaker community sites founded in the 19th century. ... more

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and museum in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Part of a residence at Canterbury Shaker Village, a historic site and ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Canterbury Village is under permanent conservation easement at one of a number of Shaker community sites founded in the 19th century. ... more

Baking room at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Baking room at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Garden at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Garden at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Sewing machine at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Sewing machine at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshi...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Buildings at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Buildings at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Bedroom at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Bedroom at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Room at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Room at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Building at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Room interior at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshir...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Garden at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Garden at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Bedroom at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Bedroom at Canterbury Shaker Village in Canterbury, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The historic site and museum preserves a site that was one of a number of Shaker communities founded in the 19th century. The United S... more

Shaker West Family Privy, North side of Village Road, North of Route 68 & State Route 33 intersection, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Shaker West Family Privy, North side of Village Road, North of Route 6...

Survey number: HABS KY-115 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000353

Shaker Church Family Seed Shop, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire County, MA

Shaker Church Family Seed Shop, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire Coun...

Survey number: HABS MA-1095 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 68000037

Barn, South Union, Logan County, KY

Barn, South Union, Logan County, KY

Survey number: HABS KY-104

Shaker Post Office, U.S. Route 68, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Shaker Post Office, U.S. Route 68, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Survey number: HABS KY-213 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000353

Shaker Church Family Firehouse & Powerhouse, Shaker Village Road, Canterbury, Merrimack County, NH

Shaker Church Family Firehouse & Powerhouse, Shaker Village Road, Cant...

Survey number: HABS NH-182 Building/structure dates: 1908 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1910 Subsequent Work

Shaker Church Family Creamery, Shaker Village Road, Canterbury, Merrimack County, NH

Shaker Church Family Creamery, Shaker Village Road, Canterbury, Merrim...

Survey number: HABS NH-178 Building/structure dates: 1904-1905 Initial Construction

Shaker Church Family Frame Barn, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire County, MA

Shaker Church Family Frame Barn, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire Cou...

Survey number: HABS MA-1083 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 68000037

Shaker Church Family Poultry House, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire County, MA

Shaker Church Family Poultry House, U.S. Route 20, Hancock, Berkshire ...

Survey number: HABS MA-1093 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 68000037

Shaker West Family Drying House, North side of Village Road, North of U.S. Route 68 & State Route 33 intersection, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Shaker West Family Drying House, North side of Village Road, North of ...

Survey number: HABS KY-112 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000353

Outbuildings, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Outbuildings, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Part of Shaker East Family community. Survey number: HABS KY-92 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000353

Shaker Ministry's Shop, State Route 4A, Enfield, Grafton County, NH

Shaker Ministry's Shop, State Route 4A, Enfield, Grafton County, NH

Survey number: HABS NH-194 Building/structure dates: before 1880 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1880 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: 1929 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: ... more

Shaker Smoke House, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Shaker Smoke House, Shakertown, Mercer County, KY

Survey number: HABS KY-86 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000353

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