SUMMARY Ö Allen H Eaton Dean of American Crafts

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Allen H Eaton Dean of American CraftsThe only biography of mid 20th century America's leading handicrafts advocate Eaton was a prominent member of the Oregon legislature around the time of World War I and later a nationally recognized proponent of handicrafts while living in New York and working for the Russell Sage Foundation A sociologist by.

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Training he was the first to point out the link between beauty and life and to advocate the importance of handicrafts by immigrants residents of the Southern Highlands and New England the blind and even prisoners in Japanese American detention camps A uiet and modest man Eaton was a friend of everyone from t.

CHARACTERS Allen H. Eaton, Dean of American Crafts

SUMMARY Ö Allen H. Eaton, Dean of American Crafts ✓ The only biography of mid 20th century America's leading handicrafts advocate Eaton was a prominent member of the Oregon legislature around the time of World War I and later a nationally recognized proponent of handicrafts while living in New York and working for the Russell SagHe humblest uilter in the backwoods of Tennessee to Grandma Moses and Eleanor Roosevelt This is an important book for anyone interested in the rise of handicrafts in America and also anyone who needs to be reminded of the devastating impact political shenanigans and wartime politics can have on an individual.