Shaker Barn
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Location Eastern United States
Date 1865   timeline
Building Type barn
 Construction System wood timber frame
Climate temperate
Context rural
Style Shaker Vernacular
Notes Austere and timeless functional elegance.



Sources on Shaker Barn

Ken Burns, director. The Shakers : Hands to Work, Hearts to God. PBS Home Video, 1985. VHS-NTSC format video tape. ISBN 6304048734. — Video - Available at

Roger H. Clark and Michael Pause. Precedents in Architecture. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1985. place-at-center diagram, p198. — Updated edition available at

Howard Davis. Slide from photographer's collection. PCD .0405. PCD 2260.1012.0405.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Shaker Barn


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