6162 | Weathered Secrets
Barns of the American West
by Craig Lindvahl - Video
50 minutes running time
This video is an adaptation of the PBS series "Barns of the American Midwest." Anyone who loves farms and the country will enjoy these reflections of farmers whose families have lived off the land for generations.
It stands...having basked in the warmth of a hundred summers, and shivered in the deep cold of a hundred winters. Like a tall ship sailing the high seas, it rises as an elegant vessel in a sea of green and gold.
Weathered Secrets traces the development of barns as an indispensable element of the rural economy, focusing on the role barns have played in the many facets of rural life.