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A Call for Information

A Call for Information

We need some help getting some information on a few things. First, Moody Dustin: we would love information and photos of crocks by this southern Indiana stoneware potter who operated in Jeffersonville, mid 1800’s. Second: Looking for more information on this particular mark. The decorations on these vessels look a lot like the artwork of […]

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Welcome!

Welcome!

The Falls of the Ohio Pottery Project was initiated to gather information on nineteenth to mid-twentieth century earthenware and stoneware potters in the region centered on the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville, Kentucky. On this site, we will be sharing some of the history we’ve covered while we continue our research with the […]

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A Visit from Linda Doerge

A Visit from Linda Doerge

Linda Doerge visited Corn Island last week. Linda is the great granddaughter of stoneware potter John Bauer. Linda brought some terrific original photos of the old pottery and her family, along with information and stories. She sits here among the vessels that her great grandfather’s operation produced in the late 1900’s in Louisville. Thanks so […]

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