Episode 3502

Tennessee Crossroads

July 08, 2021

Season 35 | Episode 02

Laura Faber tours the National Museum of African American Music. Joe Elmore explores a 119-year-old country store in Putnam County, now r Ed Jones meets a custom table artist. Will Pedigo visits a gas station that was converted into a community owned store in Jonesborough, TN. Presented by Nashville Public Television.

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National Museum of African American Music on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

National Museum of African American Music

Nashville, TN

Laura Faber tours the National Museum of African American Music.


Sawdust & Whiskey on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Sawdust & Whiskey

Nashville, TN

Building tables, most tables, seems like a pretty straight forward process. A factory can turn out thousands of them every day. Ed Jones recently met a North Dakota native who doesn't make "most tables." His methods are different too. They involve a lot of sawdust, and a little whiskey. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.


Cole's Country Store on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Cole’s Country Store

Baxter, TN

Joe Elmore explores a 119-year-old country store in Putnam County, now restored for new business.


Boone Street Market on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Boone Street Market

Jonesborough, TN

Tennessee Crossroads visits a gas station that was converted into a community owned store in Jonesborough, TN. Now, the Boone Street Market supports local farmers and food producers, and is part of a growing farm to table movement in upper East Tennessee. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.