Agriculture -- Vermont -- Diaries
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Journal kept by Luna Gizzi, Class of 2021, during Spring 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic. The journal includes pasted-in typed text and photographs. Subjects include remote coursework, the 2020 Presidential race, stimulus checks, grading and the pass/fail option at Middlebury, dating, and daily life in quarantine in Berkeley, California.