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Shaker Village | Harvard Historical Society

Harvard Shaker Village. Harvard''s history includes many experiments with alternative lifestyles, beginning with Shadrach Ireland in the northeast corner of town. He fled to Harvard to establish his own religious community, proclaiming his immortality. When he was proved mortal, his Square House was passed on to Mother Ann Lee, whose group of ...

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Village Inn Collection

2022-8-1 · The bedroom furniture in the Village Inn Collection is handcrafted by a small woodworking shop in the hills of Pennsylvania''s Amish Country, exclusively dedicated to making superior bedroom furniture. ... Whether you prefer the …

NORTH UNION SHAKER COMMUNITY | Encyclopedia of …

2022-7-29 · One of Jacob''s sons, Ralph, visited the Shaker community of Union Village near Lebanon, OH, where he became a believer. In 1822 an elder persuaded him to establish a Shaker colony on the Russell property, later given the spiritual name "the Valley of God''s Pleasure." ... Shaker furniture endured as strong, functional, simple, and beautiful ...

Plan A Trip | Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

Welcome to Shaker Village. Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is a landmark destination that shares 3,000 acres of discovery in the spirit of the Kentucky Shakers. Home to the third largest Shaker community in the United States between 1805 and 1910, the vibrant site offers experiences designed to ignite curiosity, expand imaginations and inspire ...

Shaker Furniture of Maine

Welcome to Shaker Furniture of Maine. Explore two floors and nearly 10,000 square feet of bedrooms, living rooms, dining tables and chairs, and accent pieces crafted from native hardwoods such as cherry, maple, and oak. We stock plenty of classic pine furniture too, carefully prefinished or ready for paint/stain. Every single piece is solid ...

Ten functional Shaker-style interiors with a focus on

2021-9-4 · The 11 designers taking part in the show visited preserved Shaker sites at Hancock Shaker Village and the Mount Lebanon Shaker Museum to find inspiration for the furniture. Find out more about ...

Ellsworth Kelly and Shaker Furniture | Shaker …

2018-7-11 · Ray, Mary Lyn. "A Reappraisal of Shaker Furniture and Society." Winterthur Portfolio, vol. 8, 1973, pp. 107–132. Sabbathday Lake Shakers. "Our Beliefs" Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village website. Shaker Museum | Mount …

The Inn

Named as a top hidden travel destination by BBC News, The Inn is much more than a traditional hotel. Guest rooms, suites and private cottages—each offering distinct character—are located in 13 restored Shaker buildings. Rooms are comfortably appointed with Shaker reproduction furniture, original hardwood floors and spectacular countryside ...

Hancock Shaker Village Daybed | Popular Woodworking

2021-4-5 · A model example of this unstinting quality can be seen in an extremely rare form of Shaker furniture once found in the Hancock Shaker Village, located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. What''s commonly known today as either a settee or daybed, this piece demonstrates an early example of upcycling. What fascinates me about this piece, outside of its peculiarity, is how it …

HISTORY | Shaker Museum

"Widely considered the country''s most significant collection of Shaker furniture, objects, and archival materials." – New York Times, 2021. ... In 2004, the museum became the owner and steward of the North Family site at Mount …

Shaker Village Tips

A Shaker Village ran on cooperation, order and efficiency. The Shakers devoted their lives to God, but that doesn''t mean they ignored material things. They paid a lot of attention to the proper way to perform chores, grow crops and …

Shaker Workshops'' Sale

2021-7-17 · July 17, 2021 - July 18, 2021. Saturday and Sunday, 10 am-5 pm. Join us in the Stone Mill for a one-time only Shaker Workshops'' catalog inventory sale. All of the products you love including finished furniture, a huge selection of area rugs, framed prints, and lamps will be available at up to 50% off. All proceeds will benefit Enfield Shaker ...

The UK''s Largest Independent Furniture Retailer …

Furniture Village offers great value furniture for the lounge, bedroom, dining room and kitchen with stores across the UK and a wide range available online. Furniture Village Call to order ''til 8pm 0800 804 8879. 10am - 8pm. Call to …

What Is Shaker-Style Furniture?

2021-7-13 · Authentic Shaker-style furniture is the definition of simplicity, streamlined to the point of austerity, devoid of flourish or decoration, and built to last. Shaker-style chairs, tables, rocking chairs, dressers, wicker baskets and oval decorative boxes, like Shaker-style architecture, have timeless forms and a hand-crafted, well made appearance.

Bedroom Furniture

Was £1399 Sale £999 Final Reduction £899. or as low as £59.93 per month (0% APR) More colours. When you have guests to stay, you want to ensure that they have the best night''s sleep possible. That''s why at Furniture Village we have a delightful selection of guest bedroom furniture with magical beds, mattresses and bedding to suit a ...

Antique Shaker Furniture Value (Identification & Price …

2  · The Origin of Shaker Furniture. The Shakers, also known as members of the United Society of Believers in Christ''s Second Appearing, are a religious group who believe in Christ''s second coming and live in self-sufficient, communal societies. They began in the late 1700s, and reached a peak of 6,000 people strong across nineteen communities ...

Hancock Shaker Village: Plain and Simple

2022-5-29 · For information about operating hours and special programs, you can contact Hancock Shaker Village by phone at 800-817-1137; FAX: 413-447-9357, or visit their Website: hancockshakervillage . Richard Bauman is a freelance writer, author, and writing consultant.

Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village – New Gloucester, Maine

Established in 1783, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village in New Gloucester, Maine is home to the only active Shaker Community in the world. The Shaker Store and Museum are open Monday-Saturday 10am-4:30pm through Labor Day Weekend. Our two self-guided special exhibits are open for free, gardens and grounds are walkable, and our stores are open for ...

Shaker Home – The Shops at Shaker Village

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill • 3501 Lexington Road, Harrodsburg KY 40330 • 859.734.5411 • [email protected] Twitter; ... SVPH Pleasant Hill Shaker Furniture. $ 22 00. AD - Tree of Life Coaster. $ 14 95. B - Water Bottle. $ 43 00. Boot Jack. $ 30 00. Bootscraper. $ 30 00. CA - Candle: Hand-Dipped Tapers. $ 16 50. CA - Shaker Soy ...

Shaker Style Furniture

Shaker furniture is the one truly original American style of furniture. Its clear crisp lines and singular lightness unite and transcend both traditional and modern settings, and for that reason it has remained a major creative force in our decorative arts heritage for hundreds of years. For half a century, Shaker Workshops has worked to craft ...

How to Visit the Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, …

2019-6-26 · Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill. Address. 3501 Lexington Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330, USA. Phone +1 859-734-5411. Web Visit website. Shaker Village is a restored, historic religious community about 45 minutes …

Learn About Shaker Style American Furniture

2019-10-11 · At a Willis Henry auction in October 2009 at Harvard, Massachusetts (once the site of a Shaker village), a trestle dining table fetched $117,000, while a sewing desk sold for $17,550. Designed in an era when …

Shaker Museum

The Enfield Shaker Museum and historic site, nestled in a valley between Mt. Assurance and Mascoma Lake in Enfield, New Hampshire, has been cherished for over 200 years. At its peak in the mid-19th century, the Enfield Shaker Village was home to three "Families" of Shakers. Today, their story is preserved and told by the Enfield Shaker Museum.

Home || Shaker Style

603-827-3340. [email protected] . Shaker Style handmade furniture by Master Craftsman Stephen C. Barlow in New Hampshire. American furniture maker and designer since 1989 and proud member of The League of NH Craftsmen. Focused on craftsmanship: furniture thoughtfully designed for functionality, graceful appearance, and a lifetime of use.

Shaker Villages and Museums

At their peak in population, Shaker communities numbered over a dozen throughout the eastern United States. Many still exist to this day in the form of museums and centers for research. ... Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village Maine. Shaker Village at South Union Kentucky. Warren County Historical Society Ohio. Shaker Heritage Society New York ...

The Shakers – Chilton Furniture

The Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, of New Gloucester, Maine, is the only active and functioning Shaker Community in the world.We encourage you to visit the Sabbathday Lake Community to learn more about the Shaker history and lifestyle, which provides the foundation of workmanship and practical function of Shaker-styled furniture.

Furniture – Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village

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Vermont Shaker Furniture Collection

Vermont Shaker Gents Chest. by Maple Corner Woodworks. Ships in 24-26 weeks. $6,510.00 Sale: $5,859.00 (10% off) 1. 2. ». Please note this furniture has a linseed oil finish which must be re-oiled periodically ( care of oil finishes ). …

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Shaker furniture is the one truly original American style of furniture. Its clear crisp lines and singular lightness unite and transcend both traditional and modern settings, and for that reason it has remained a major creative force in our decorative arts heritage for hundreds of years. For half a century, Shaker Workshops has worked to craft ...

Current and Coming: Kentucky Shakers at the Speed

2021-1-5 · Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill. People joining the Shakers often brought with them furniture and goods that the communities absorbed into their living and working environments. By the mid-1810s, however, there arose a need to produce furniture for the growing number of members in both villages.

Hancock Shaker Village For Woodworkers (Part 1) | Wood …

I recently visited the Hancock Shaker Village, in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, with my friend Will Myers (the Moravian Workbench guy). If you''re not familiar with the history of the fascinating Shaker religion, read this brief history of the Shakers. The curators were so welcoming and gave us incredible access to all the historic buildings and many shaker furniture pieces in their …

Gently Used & Vintage Shaker Furniture for Sale at Chairish

De-cor " Globally Inspired". Whether they were farming their land or building furniture, Shakers embraced the guiding principles of simplicity, utility and honesty. What this means for you is timeless style, high quality and beautifully simple design. Reminiscent of Rustic and Early American styles, Shaker pieces blend well with other styles.

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South Union Shaker Village

About. Historic site of the South Union Shaker village, a community that existed from 1807-1922. The site includes a nationally recognized museum that houses exhibits about South Union''s history, along with seven other supporting …