This interview is for Upper Peninsula Ethnic Folklore. Donna Lehto discusses the folk-skill of making rag rugs in Crystal Falls, MI, including the necessary equipment, materials, preparation, and processes of making rugs. The interviewer follows up in Amasa, MI with Jack Henkala who discusses his family’s Finnish heritage and his personal history of making rag rugs.
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3302-01, Northern Michigan University and Area Audio Collection.