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English: This category contains media related to the social phenomenon of barn raisings (also known as "raising bees" or "rearings"), a social event during which a community comes together to assemble a barn for one or more of its households, particularly in 18th- and 19th-century rural North America. Images of old barns (with no barn raising activities) or images of barns under construction (with no indication of a community barn raising) belong in Category:Barns or one of its other subcategories (such as Category:Barn construction).
communal activity of rural life
This category has only the following subcategory.
- ► Barn raising in Canada (5 F)
Media in category "Barn raising"
The following 10 files are in this category, out of 10 total.
- Barn Raising DeKalb County IN.jpg 586 × 255; 42 KB
- The local barn raising - panoramio.jpg 1,174 × 754; 955 KB
- Netherlands. (Workmen working on the framing of a building.) - NARA - 541708.tif 1,864 × 2,000; 3.58 MB
- Rising Hail barn framework construction progress - NARA - 285682.jpg 3,000 × 2,138; 2.92 MB