Episode 3406

Tennessee Crossroads

August 06, 2020

Season 34 | Episode 06

Cindy Carter visits Lucky Ladd Farms. Ed Jones visits a restaurant and lodge above the clouds in Duff, Tennessee. Joe Elmore visits a decade's old family business built around cedar wood. Gretchen Bates explores the creation and dedication of the Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument in Nashville's Centennial Park.

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Lucky Ladd Farms on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Lucky Ladd Farms

Eagleville, TN

If you're a "Baby Boomer," you probably remember the show "Green Acres," where a city girl winds up on a farm with her husband, and hilarity ensues. There was even a pig in the cast as Tennessee Crossroads found a similar story in Eagleville, TN at a place called "Lucky Ladd Farms." They even have an all-star pig! Join us on Tennessee Crossroads and Nashville Public Television to find out more.


McCloud Mountain Restaurant & Lodge on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

McCloud Mountain Restaurant & Lodge

Duff, TN

Ed Jones visits a restaurant and lodge above the clouds in Duff, Tennessee.


The Cedar Place on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

The Cedar Place

Nashville, TN

Cedar is a soft wood known that smells good, and it's a natural insect repellent. In the hands of one of the Greer brothers, it's transformed into Adirondack chairs, swings and more. Tennessee Crossroads visits a family business simply named Cedar Place just south of Nashville. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.


Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument

Nashville, TN

The fight for women's right to vote took strength, courage and decades. A new monument commissioned by the Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument organization and created by sculptor Alan LeQuire recognizes just how extraordinary five women were who devoted themselves to women's equality. Check out latest documentary from NPT, By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in The South: https://www.wnpt.org/citizenship-project/woman-suffrage/ Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.