The values and traditions of Christmas in the cotton mill South were passed on this season. Music, community gatherings and hands-on school lessons reminded us of times when it wasn't money that made for a memorable Christmas.
...are gifts to future generations...
Photos from the Yates Abernethy Mill House, Belmont, NC - Cooleemee Historical Association’s Old- Time Christmas Kindergarten Lesson - The Textile Heritage Museum, Glencoe, NC - The Greenville Textile Heritage Band concert in Simpsonville, SC - The Annual Christmas Carousel in Valley, Alabama
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