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Agriculture -- Vermont -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Forbes bee-keeping diaries

Identifier: C-62
Scope and Contents Collection contains 44 diaries kept by Rollin Forbes (1851?-1931) and his son Benjamin Forbes (1888-1974), and concise documents about daily activities on their farm, with special attention given to beekeeping. Diaries are handwritten. In addition to notes of daily activities on the Forbes farm, there are brief accounts of weather activity, farm chores, bee care, harvests, and care of cattle, also documented.
Dates: 1891-1948