Vermont Folklife Center - Digital Archive

8 1/2" x 11" flyer for dance at Pierce's Hall, East Putney, VT on May 30, June 27, September 26, and October 31 (MS2011-3298). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by…


8 1/2" x 11" flyer for dance at the Williamsville Grange Hall, Williamsville, VT on September 19, October 17, November 21 (MS2011-3309). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center…


11" x 8 1/2" postcard for pot luck and dance at the Newtons', VT on November 23 (MS2011-3313). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by Jeff Todd Titon.


8 1/2" x 11" flyer for dance at the Town Hall, Walpole, NH on November 24 (MS2011-3281). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by Jeff Todd Titon.


8 1/2" x 11" postcard for dance at the Newtons', VT on December 23 (MS2011-3314). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by Jeff Todd Titon.


10 1/2" x 16 1/2" poster for dance at the Chelsea House, Brattleboro VT on December 31 (MS2011-3286). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by Jeff Todd Titon.


Song excerpted from audio recording OT2003-3008, part of VFC2003-0007 Margaret MacArthur Collection.


8 1/2" x 11" flyer for dance in VFW Hall, Allston, MA on November 4, 1972 (MS2011-3274). From the Steve Green Collection (VFC2011-0010). Collected by Steve Green, donated to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive by Jeff Todd Titon.


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: Farm sounds. Livestock bell, automobile, hinges, footsteps. Helen and Kenneth O'Donnell calling livestock. Pigs.


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: Helen and Kenneth O'Donnell picking squash from their garden and placing them into metal pails.


Sound Recording Content Ambient: Helen and Kenneth O'Donnell picking beans from their garden. Near the end of the recording, Richard Brick asks some questions about crops.


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: Automobile, metal pails/containters, airplane, collecting water from pond, insects, pigs.


Sound Recording Content Interview: Kenneth and Helen O'Donnell. Discuss deer hunting, tells several good deer hunting stories. Household water supply from wells and springs. Logging firewood and pulp. Wool industry in Vermont. Labor unions. Cotton…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Kenneth discusses economics, property and taxation. Compares taxation in the 1920s to taxation in the 1970s. Describes what farmers used to do to pay taxes. Kenneth and Richard discuss real estate development in…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Kenneth and Richard discuss real estate and the valuation of property in Vermont. Talks about people purchasing real estate and possessions on credit. Discusses state government and taxation. Discuss taxes and…


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: creaking door, footsteps. Interview: Property taxes, unused farm land, real estate, summer people, new people, selling land, Vermont politics (Thomas Paul Salmon).


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: Pig slaughter and butchering. Knife sharpening, gun shot, water, metal pails, hair scraping.Interview: Economics of raising pigs. Details of butchering.