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Shaker meeting house and its builder

Edward Deming Andrews

Shaker meeting house and its builder

by Edward Deming Andrews

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Published by Shaker Community, Inc. in Hancock, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson, Moses,
  • Shakers -- Massachusetts -- Shirley -- History,
  • Shaker architecture

  • Edition Notes

    Richmond, M. Shaker lit., 1768

    Statementby Edward Deming Andrews
    ContributionsHowells, William Dean, 1837-1920
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14631488M

    5 reviews of The Shaker Heritage Society "Highly recommend this small but informative heritage site. The well-preserved meeting house serves as a gateway into an all but dead Christian sect (there's only three members left as of this writing). The 27 Yelp reviews. First Parish Meeting House, Shirley Common, ☏ +1 The building was built in moved by oxen to its current location in Today it can be rented for weddings. 2 Fredonian Park. Fredonian Road off of Main Street. Wide open grounds with a .

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      While the main room of the meeting house is the most impressive, there are other nooks and crannies of the two buildings that also induce wonder. Take the dining room. It’s in the basement of the dwelling. Yes, the White Water Shaker community would take its meals in the basement of this brick building. SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio -- Of the 24 vacant lots sold since the city established its land bank program in , seven have come since February. That’s when the .


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The society is renovating the Shaker Meeting House, to serve as headquarters for its educational activities. It offers special group tours of the building and historic district, craft courses, workshops, lectures, and several annual events throughout the year.

Two doors on the front of the building served as separate entrances for Brothers and Sisters coming to meeting. No longer used, the building was razed in The present Meetinghouse was built by the Shirley, Massachusetts Shaker community inpurchased and moved to Hancock in   The history of the construction, modification, and use of the Meetinghouse is told in a pamphlet published by and available from Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon titled, Noble but Plain: The Second Meetinghouse at Mount Lebanon.

At the time of its publication in there were several unanswered questions about the that time, one of those. A Shaker meeting house and its builder by Edward Deming Andrews. First published in 1 edition. Not in Library. Subjects Shakers, Accessible book, Protected DAISY, History, Industries, Furniture, Shaker decorative arts, Shaker furniture Written works: Religion In Wood, The Community Industries Of The Shakers.

The meeting house still has its original moveable wooden shuttered partition, door and benches. Preston Patrick Cumbria newly listed at Grade II Built inreplacing an earlier meeting house. GET THE SHAKER LOOK. Because it offers a sense of serenity in a hectic world, Shaker style remains a timeless favorite.

Building a new house along Shaker architectural lines. This meeting house stood until when it was razed by Albany County. All the Shaker settlements Shaker meeting house and its builder book overwhelming building programs during this period.

At the Watervliet Church Family, this amounted to 27 buildings byincluding the new dwelling house already mentioned, the Brick Shop inthe Ministry Shop in The Museum & Museum Shop are housed in the Shaker Meeting House, located adjacent to the Albany International Airport off Heritage Lane.

25 Meeting House Road, Albany, NY () [email protected] Canterbury Shaker Village in New Hampshire was founded in the s and was formally “called to order” in when the Shaker Meeting House was erected.

At its peak in the midth century, the community was comprised of three families (Church, Second and North), containing a total of Shakers. Shaker Community Inc. is formed on Aug. 19 to preserve the village as a museum.

The village, including the Brick Dwelling, Brethren's Shop and Sisters' Shop, opens to the public on July 1. The Poultry House is restored and the Meeting House is moved from Shirley, Mass. First lady Lady Bird Johnson visits the village.

terms of its faith and its civic structure. American churches have their roots in the New England Meeting House, a building that often acted as a place to gather in both capacities.

These buildings were very simple spaces with high ceilings and ample natural light. Spatially, this reflects. It is the only building attributed to a specific designer and has a similar plan and form to the ten other meetinghouses believed to have been built by Johnson.

The Shaker Meetinghouse originally located to the north of the present site. They. Change to Our Meeting Room Procedures — The upcoming renovation of Shaker Library will transform your library for the twenty-first century.

During the renovation project, access to some spaces may sometimes be limited. We are working to ensure that any meeting room you reserve will be available when you need it. Meeting Room Reservations. When you reserve a room you agree to abide by our Meeting Room Policy.

Nonprofit groups may reserve meeting rooms free of charge. This includes educational, cultural, civic, political, professional, community, governmental or religious organizations (must have a permanent place of worship outside the library.).

Though there is no listing of all of the Shaker families in the area, the book suggests that there are quite a few, as the author refers more than once to the meeting house in town, a structure that would hardly be necessary if the Pecks did not have a reasonably large number of Shaker.

Shaker kitchens without a doubt, stand the test of time. And rightly so, as when you come to design a Shaker style kitchen you'll see just how perfectly it can work in all different types of homes.

Its universal style will suit country cottages. Although Shaker communities had thinned greatly by the early 20th century, a few small practicing Shaker communities do exist today.

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Shaker Heights is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United of the Census, the city population Shaker Heights is an inner-ring streetcar suburb of Cleveland, abutting the eastern edge of the city's Julya petition by property owners was successful in detaching a long strip of land from the south of Cleveland Heights, to be named Shaker Village.

The Meeting House is the only white painted building on the property. While it was customary for Shakers to use white to denote the Meeting House, Kentucky is well-known for its white limestone, which is present in several of the other buildings on this site.City of Shaker Heights Lee Road Shaker Heights, OH Phone: ; Fax: Government Websites by CivicPlus.