Type of Work: Arts

Blackface minstrel show in Newton Falls

Blackface minstrel show in Newton Falls

Gathley blackface minstrel show. Traveling minstrel and vaudeville shows performed at area theaters, barns and opera houses. March 17, 1924. Newton Falls, NY.

Artist Louisa Wright teaching an art class in Long Lake

Louisa Austin Wright, 58, a mixed media artist and instructor with a shop/gallery/workspace in Long Lake, teaching class. 2016. Long Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of Louisa Austin Wright. Listen to the clip for Louisa on the market for art, how family and nature influence her work.

Wayne Lincoln examining a player piano in Lisbon

Wayne Lincoln examining a player piano in Lisbon

Wayne Lincoln, a player piano repairman, examining a player piano in the Lisbon Historical Society’s museum. Photo by Amy Feiereisel. 2017. Lisbon, NY. Check out our story on Wayne and his piano repairing here.

MaryAnn Owen in her metalworking shop in Pierrepont

MaryAnn Owen in her metalworking shop in Pierrepont

MaryAnn Owen, a metalworker from Pierrepont, in her shop. She sells her metalwork with her husband, Malcolm. Their business is called Winded Camel Metalworks. Photo by Amy Feiereisel. 2017. Pierrepont, NY. Check out this story for more about Malcolm and MaryAnn’s business.

Malcolm Owen inside of his metalworking studio in Pierrepont

Malcolm Owen inside of his metalworking studio in Pierrepont

Malcolm Owens poses in front of the tools he uses to do his metalwork, which he sells with his wife, MaryAnn. Their business is called Winged Camel Metalworks. Pierrepont, NY. Courtesy of Malcolm Owens. Check out this story for more about Malcolm and MaryAnn’s business.