Lauren Churilla | Figured and Fancy

 

ABOUT THIS EPISODE

On episode 7 of the Little Beaver Historical Society Podcast, we visit with curator and public historian Lauren Churilla of the McCarl Coverlet Gallery on the campus of St. Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

The Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery is a nonprofit cultural organization that collects, preserves, interprets, and disseminates the history of weaving and folk traditions in the Northeastern region of the United States. It is the nation’s largest collection of historical “figured and fancy” type coverlets.

This episode was recorded March 28, 2018 in Latrobe, Pa. Host: Dave Holoweiko. Guests: Lauren Churilla. Executive Producer: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas, Dave Holoweiko.  Music (available at Soundcloud.com): Echo Bloom “Cedar Beach,” Jet Fly “Atmospheric Organ.” ©Little Beaver Historical Society Podcast/The Social Voice Project, Inc.  All rights reserved.

 

 


ABOUT THE PODCAST

The Little Beaver Historical Society Podcast, hosted by LBHS board member Dave Holoweiko, features stories and news about the Little Beaver Historical Society and local history of northern Beaver County, Pennsylvania.  The Little Beaver Historical Society is a non-profit organization located in Darlington, Pa.  The Society maintains three museums, an authentic log cabin, and working forge.

 

 

 


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