Alex Stewart Entire Folkstreams

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Alex Stewart: Cooper

Film by Thomas Burton, Jack Schrader
Produced by Thomas G. Burton and Jack Schrader
Cinematographer: Jack Schrader
Editing: Thomas G. Burton and Jack Schrader
Copyright: 1973, Thomas G. Burton
11 minutes, Color
Original format: Film: 16mm, 1973
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Alex Stewart, mountain craftsman from near Sneedville, Tennessee, demonstrates constructing a churn. Film includes discussion of the use of non-powered tools and skills handed down in Stewart's family in making wooden containers, such as buckets and barrrels.

This film is part of a series of films about mountains craftspersons made by Thomas Burton and Jack Schrader.