The Turner Family home in Grafton, Vermont, as seen from Turner Hill.
Close up of Journey’s End, the home that Alec Turner built in Grafton, Vermont.
Daisy in Boston
Daisy followed her sisters to work in Boston where she dressed in the latest styles.
Daisy, ca. 1930
Daisy in Boston circa 1930. She returned to live in Grafton after her father’s death.
Daisy, ca. 1915
Daisy as a young woman in Boston circa 1915. Notice the hat!
Daisy and the Deer
She and her sisters were all taught to hunt.
Daisy at Home.
Daisy in front of her Grafton, Vermont, home when she was 102 years old.
Daisy Telling a Story.
Daisy at age 103 in the middle of a story. Daisy loved an audience and folklorist Jane Beck was an eager listener.
Daisy and her classmates at school in Grafton.
All eight grades were taught together in one room, so the class included other members of Daisy’s family. Daisy is seated, second from left.
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