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front Willow Basket
c. 1920
Eastern European immigrants introduced willow basket making to Deerfield, Massachusetts, artisans.
front Reed Basket

Made of reeds this large openwork basket may have been used to store feather beds in the summer.
document "Expansion of Deerfield Arts and Crafts"
Jun 23, 1906
The 1906 arts and crafts exhibit in Deerfield, Massachusetts, included textiles from many distant lands, reflecting late 19th- and early 20th-century America?s fascination with the Far and Near East.
document "Art and Industry at Deerfield"
Jul 20, 1907
The Arts and Crafts Movement flourished in Deerfield, Massachusetts, at the turn of the 20th century.
document "Original Deerfield Workers Show Skills at Crafts"
Jun 27, 1908
At the turn of the 20th century a group of Deerfield, Massachusetts, residents joined together to form the Society of Deerfield Industries, making and selling beatiful and useful handcrafts.
document "Deerfield's Original Crafts Show Next Week"
Jul 9, 1910
During the first decades of the 20th century Deerfield, Massachusetts, was a hotbed of creativity.
front "Making Baskets"
This photograph by Frances and Mary Allen of Deerfield, Massachusetts, is intended to show the various stages of making a basket, along with the finished product.
front "Palm Leaf Basket Maker"
c. 1902
The Deerfield Basket Makers coordinated many Deerfield, Masachusetts, women to create and sell baskets in the early 20th century.
front Raffia and Other Baskets
c. 1906
These baskets, likely made by the Pocumtuck Basketmakers, demonstrate the handiwork of the Arts and Crafts Movement.
front Pocumtuck Basket Makers
In Deerfield, Massachusetts, women of all ages wove raffia and grass baskets during the Arts and Crafts movement.


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