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Collection Keim
Object Name Periodical Excerpt
Title Newspaper article re: Keim bakehouse--"Keim Bakehouse Discovered"
Description Two-page article appearing on pages 10-11 in the Winter 1974 issue of "American Folklife,"journal of the American Folklife Society. Article on Keim Farmstead discusses the depiction in a drawing of a structure (bakehouse) not present on the site in 1974. The vaulted “root” cellar remains, and will be exhibited under a roofed shelter.

Article also discusses how the presumed bakehouse was discovered in an 1897 photograph of the property. [See archive record KHPH13--1002.01.057 which reproduces the 1897 photograph from a halftone.] Both the drawing that initiated the controversy and the discovered 1897 photograph are reproduced in the 1974 article.

Image is of first page only. See additional image or MULTIMEDIA LINKS for second page text.
Date winter 1974
Notes Trust only has access to digital copy of page recorded in this database. Physical material is part of a private collection.

Article courtesy of American Folklife Society, publisher, and Richard Shaner, author.

As of 4/14/2010 copyright permission for use of photographs from this article has not been granted.
People Keim, Jacob
Keim, John
Catalog Number 1002.01.050
Archive Number KHTX10
Creator Shaner, Richard
Search Terms KHTX
Keim House
Bakehouse
Keim Family
Keim Family Photo