Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘bookrider’

Grace Caudill Lucas, September 23, 1912 – December 18, 2001, appears in several photos. She rented her horse for fifty cents a week. She spent her life in eastern Kentucky. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

Quick draw artist!

Bookrider Ruth Shuler is reaching for a book. She reminds me of a cowboy movie. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

Happy Bookrider!

Her arms full, she is posing for a magazine photographer. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

I love this photo: rail fence, mule, snow, holler below her. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

This Bookrider is reading to a sick man, possibly the family was illiterate. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

The Lone Bookrider!

This Bookrider is near Booneville, Owsley County in 1936. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books in eastern Kentucky on horseback.

My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

This lady is making a scrapbook of news items for distribution by Bookriders. 1934-1943 WPA project to distribute books (and scrapbooks) in eastern Kentucky on horseback.
My story is Beware the Blue Lady, part of a Bookriders anthology.

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »

%d bloggers like this: