Item description for The Back Porch and Other Stories by Jerry Apps...
Popular author Jerry Apps reads eleven of his favorite stories from his best-selling rural history books. Relive with Jerry a polka dance at the country school. Meet the children of the Chain O'Lake 4-H Club. Work on a threshing crew. Sit by an old cook stove on a winter's day. Recall the stories on the back porch and more.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 5.5" Width: 4.9" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.25 lbs.
Release Date Oct 30, 2004
Publisher Badger Books LLC
ISBN 1932542140 ISBN13 9781932542141
Availability 0 units.
More About Jerry Apps
Jerry Apps is professor emeritus at the University of Wisconsin Madison and the author of many books on rural history and country life, including "Old Farm: A History "and "Horse-Drawn Days: A Century of Farming with Horses." Jerry was born and raised on a small farm in Waushara County, Wisconsin, where he spent countless hours working in the barn, milking and feeding cows, helping to store hay in the haymow, and appreciating the barn s importance to the life of a farm.
Steve Apps is an award-winning photojournalist with twenty-five years in the newspaper industry. As a "Wisconsin State Journal" staff photographer he has covered a wide range of assignments including the Green Bay Packers and University of Wisconsin Madison sports. In 2008 he received the Pro Football Hall of Fame s prestigious Dave Boss Award of Excellence; his photo First Down was selected as Photograph of the Year for the 2007 season. In his off-time Steve loves to travel the state documenting Wisconsin and all its beauty, including farmsteads and barns. "
Jerry Apps was born in 1934.
Jerry Apps has published or released items in the following series...