We dig old, primitive. We haven't slept in a bed or put our britches in a dresser, that isn't at least 100 years older than we are, since we were kids. It only gets older from there.
Our farm was homesteaded in 1840, our log home 1845, the Stone Barn 1850. We live, understand and
collect primitive country Americana.
If it seems like quality country primitives are getting increasingly difficult to find, you're right. We travel everywhere mostly east of the Big Muddy, collecting old. Old paint, old pegged, old Americana.
28th Annual Bishop Hill Country Antique Market. 9-3
60 exceptional proprietors of early country primitives.
The Dog Trot Cabin was originally constructed as a single pen in 1845. Around 1848, the second larger pen was added and the cabin was turned into a Dog Trot.
Our current project is restoring an 1855 German Hewn Log Smokehouse. Of course we hired a German Shepard to guard it.
Country in the County Chesterfield, MO. 9-3. Quality American country. Primitives, folk art, textiles, furniture and more. On the grounds of Old House in Hog Hollow.
Hermann Antique Show in Historic Downtown Hermann. The longest continuously running quality antique show in Missouri. Over 30 antique dealers.
Stone Barn Farms is a working hay farm in Hermann, Missouri. Hermann, in Gasconade County was settled by German immigrants skilled in building log and stone structures, many are still around.
Country Spirit Antique Show. Arcola, IL. Early Country on the Illinois Prairie. Friday Preview Shopping and Saturday hours. www.countryspirit.com
Log Cabins on the Hill. 9-3. Oakland, Il. A new show from the Osage Farm Family. Log cabins filled with country primitive antiques. facebook.com/ logcabinsonthe hill