Origin of barn raising
Examples from the Web for barn raising
One of the settlers has to-day a "barn-raising frolic," and thither they are bound.
The preliminary work of a barn-raising is done in the winter months, when the timber for the frame is felled and squared.In Pastures Green|Peter McArthur
On the day of Olaf Ericson's barn-raising, his wife, for once in a way, rose early.The Troll Garden and Selected Stories|Willa Cather
It was like pioneer days, when "barn-raising" and "bees" made life worth while in a wild, stern land.Wayside Courtships|Hamlin Garland
It's all about the barn-raising after we got home to the ranch.A Man in the Open|Roger Pocock