Ralph Gardner Jr: Labor Is A Form Of Worship

WAMC commentator Ralph Gardner, Jr. talks about the Shakers and a recent exhibition of Shaker baskets from Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon at the Columbia County Historical Society.

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon Launches New Website Offering Unprecedented Access to Its Collection

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon has launched a new website that gives users worldwide free access to more than 15,000 objects and archival materials from its unparalleled collection documenting Shaker history and material culture. Read the full press release.

Meeting on the Mountain

In a Mount Lebanon Church Family journal, Eldress Polly Reed describes a special worship meeting that took place on August 19, 1856 at the “Pinacle,” and wrote a poem to commemorate what she describes as a “glorious feast.” Eldress Polly was an accomplished artist, credited with creating more than fifty of the spiritually inspired works […]

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