Vermont Folklife Center - Digital Archive

Browse Items for 'Farm life -- Vermont (LCSH) ' (12 total)


Sound Recording Content Amibient (0:00-9:14): Chain saw, tree or branch falling (2:18-2:26). Interview (9:15-24:09): Logging, hurricane of 1938. Economics of logging. Rising costs. Firewood. Maple sugaring and economics of sugaring. Tells story about…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Kenneth describes haying the the challenges of haying depending on weather. Frustrations of his garden, potatoes in particular. Discusses brush and trees growing in, clearing land. 'They say the bugs and the trees…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Raising livestock, livestock disease and illness, economics of rasing pigs, livestock processing


Sound Recording ContentInterview: Kenneth and Helen discuss cooking, his health, mechanical problems with tractors, automobiles, winter weather, death, Christmas, Vermont ski industry, traverse sleds, skiing, snow plowing. Proverb: 'Green Christmas,…


Sound Recording ContentAmbient: Kenneth O'Donnell drawing cordwood from woods with draft horses and sled.


Sound Recording ContentInterview: Meat consumption, foodways, maple syrup.