A Chattahoochee Album PDF/EPUB Ü A Chattahoochee


A Chattahoochee Album [KINDLE] ❁ A Chattahoochee Album ❅ Fred Fussell – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk This handsome photojournal offers a window into the traditional folkways and rich cultural heritage of one of the South's most distinctive regionsImmortalized in Sidney Lanier's poetry the Chattahooch This handsome photojournal offers a window into the traditional folkways and rich cultural heritage of one of the South's most distinctive regionsImmortalized A Chattahoochee Epub / in Sidney Lanier's poetry the Chattahoochee River forms in the hill country of northwest Georgia near Brasstown Bald and flows southward to become a mighty southern river before it empties into the Gulf of Mexico at Apalachicola Florida For miles of its mid length it forms the border between Alabama and Georgia draining a watershed of suare miles and counties between the two states As such the lower Chattahoochee River Valley has been termed the geographical center of the Deep South Fred Fussell has traveled and explored this area for than years in his capacities as a museum curator a folklorist and a historic preservationist Camera in hand mindfully ready to capture the essence of the region he has made a visual record of the places and the people who perpetuate the music the stories and the crafts indigenous to the lower Chattahoochee River Valley Scenes of family reunions sacred harp singings clog dancing white oak basket weaving fiddle playing gourd trees folk pottery yard whirligigs bee keeping county fairs canning and preserving uilting syrup soppin's Indian powwows grave decorations roadside vendors and blues balladeers all portray the Chattahoochee as a rich cultural corridor where folk expression plays a vital roleFrom the blending of diverse peoples a singular culture has developed in the lower Chattahoochee River Valley that persists to the present day diverse robust and tradition proud Published by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission A Chattahoochee Album is Fred Fussell's personal tribute to the region lovingly compiled to honor the folklife and traditions of an enduring place and its people.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *