Great Noble Jar

Author: Cinda K. Baldwin
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820346160
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Horse Creel: Valley John Landrum, the eldest of the three Landrums involved in
stoneware manufacture in Edgefield, founded a pottery on Horse Creek during
the same period in which Abner Landrum established the Pottersville factory. “
Abdel Stot & Wife” sold 988 acres of property on Big Horse Creek to John
Landrum in 1795.58 “Rev. ... Recent archaeological investigations at the John
Landrum site indicate that a great deal of experimentation with local clays was
carried out here.

The Routledge History Of The American South

Author: Maggi M. Morehouse
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317665341
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Dr. Abner Landrum and Reverend John Landrum were Scots-Irish brothers
interested in developing manufacturing facilities for stoneware pottery. ... John
Landrum owned eighteen slaves by his death, but would also employ slaves from
the additional 13,000 enslaved African Americans in the surrounding Edgefield
District.5 Archaeological excavations at the Landrum pottery sites starting in 2011
have revealed that they constructed Chinese-style dragon kilns for firing ceramics

South Carolina Wildlife

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Irregular swamps are among the wettest sites of the blackjacks, usually full of
water only during the winter months. The wetlands are home to a large number of
wildlife species, including amphibians. Drier land surrounds the winter swamps,
with a ... This archaeological preserve includes Rev. John Landrum's home and
his alkaline glaze stoneware pottery kiln. He is believed to be die founder of the
alkaline glaze stoneware tradition in the Old Edgefield District. Call (803) 734-
3753 or ...

American Material Culture And The Texas Experience

Publisher: Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens Museum of Fine Arts Houston
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Archaeological fragments found at Kirbees kiln site bear the alkaline-glaze
developed in Edgefield. The forms of the vessels are also similar to those
produced in Edgefield during the early nineteenth century. Several shards found
at the Kirbee site are stamped with an "O."21 Many Pottersville pieces are
similarly marked with letter stamps, among them "A" and "P"; the maker's marks of
an "x" were also found on ware made at Reverend John Landrum's pottery (see
fig. 4). According to ...

Historical Archaeology In Georgia

Author: J. W. Joseph
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The stoneware industry of the Edgefield District was the product of three brothers,
Amos, Abner and the Reverend John Landrum, and a glazing technique which
was possibly introduced by Abner and which allowed rural potteries to make the
glazes necessary to produce impermeable stonewares. This glaze ... The
Landrums were marketing stoneware for sale as early as 1819 and are likely to
have developed the use of an alkaline glaze, as well as a kiln, by the middle of
the 1810s.

Roots Of A Region

Author: John A. Burrison
Publisher: Univ Pr of Mississippi
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Southern folk culture John A. Burrison. 1986), 355—62, 369-70; Mark Hewitt and
Nancy Sweezy, The Potter's Eye: Art and Tradition in North Carolina Pottery (
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press for North Carolina Museum of Art,
2005), 98-101, 200-201; Cinda K. Baldwin, Great and Noble Jar: Traditional ...
Georgeanna H. Greer, "Groundhog Kilns — Rectangular American Kilns of the
Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries," Northeast Historical Archaeology 6,

Mr Meeson S Will

Author: H. Rider Haggard
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1587154986
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However, despite the importance of the Quaterman books, many of Haggard's other novels are interesting in their own right. "Nada the Lily" is the first of four books about the Zulus, all of which are excellent.


Author: Frank Herbert
ISBN: 9789756557327
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