National Geographic : 1942 Jul
© National Geographic Society Wickland at Bardstown Is an Architect's Dream Hand-fashioned by slaves, the doorway of this stately "home of three governors" seems attuned to the time of crinoline and parasol. Yet its ap peal is timeless, and modern architects make pilgrimages here. Kodachromes byB.Anthony Stewart A Deserted Shakertown Home Recalls aVanished Sect Gone are the strange celibates who here awaited theSecond Advent. One entrance led to the men's quarters, theother tothewomen's. Mingling of the sexes was considered deadly sin.