Vermont Folklife Center - Digital Archive

Consists of copies of all or part of the following recordings: Sound Roll 98 (AU2010-3111)Sound Roll 99 (AU2010-3112)Sound Roll 100 (AU2010-3113)


Consists of copies of all or part of the following recordings:Sound Roll 95 (AU2010-3108)Sound Roll 96 (AU2010-3109)Sound Roll 97 (AU2010-3110)Sound Roll 98 (AU2010-3111)


Consists of copies of the following recordings:

Side 1/File 1
Sound Roll 17 (side b)
Sound Roll 16 (side a)

Side 2/File 2
Sound Roll 16 (side b)
Sound Roll 19 (side a)


Consists of copies of the following recordings:Side 1/File 1Sound Roll 6 (AU2010-3071) Sound Roll 7 (AU2010-3072)Sound Roll 8 (AU2010-3073)Side 2/File 2Sound Roll 9 (AU2010-3074)Sound Roll 10 (AU2010-3075) Sound Roll 11 Sound Roll 12


Consists of copies of the following recordings:

Side 1/File 1
Sound Roll 12 (side b)
Sound Roll 14 (side a)

Side 2/File 2
Sound Roll 14 (side b)
Sound Roll 15
Sound Roll 17 (side a)


Consists of copies of the following recordings:

Side 1/File 1
Sound Roll 19 (side b)
Sound Roll 18 (side a)

Side 2/File 2
Sound Roll 18 (side b)


Consists of copies of all or part of the following recordings: Sound Roll 90Sound Roll 91 (AU2010-3103)Sound Roll 91 (AU2010-3104)Sound Roll 92 (AU2010-3103)


Consists of copies of all or part of the following recordings:Sound Roll 92 (AU2010-3105)Sound Roll 93 (AU2010-3106)Sound Roll 94 (AU2010-3107)Sound Roll 95 (AU2010-3108)


Sound Recording Content Interview: Government regulation. Maple sugaring. Changes in the timing of the maple sugaring season--it ends earlier than it used to. Used to run until May, now it runs until April. Describes carrying full sap buckets and…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Discusses marriage, age. Prices and increasing costs. Taxes and schooling. Class issues in Vermont--divide between farmers and white collar workers. Describes how he paid off farm in 1940s and vowed never to…


Sound Recording ContentInterview: Talks about how, without his soldier's pension, he would not be able to survive economically. Talks about his property and his attachment to it. Talks about his dreams--about horses he owned when he was young. Poetic…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Discusses his pension and taxes. Talks about the increasing cost of schools and his opinions about contemporary schooling. They discuss attachment to the land and the history of Kenneth's farm and his family. 'I…


Sound Recording ContentInterview: Kenneth talks about how older people reflect more on the past. Talks about his health and pain and how it prevents him from working in the woods logging and sugaring. Tells stories of logging when he was younger…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Richard asks Kenneth to tell him about his favorite season, Kenneth talks about Spring. 'The world weren't so fast, people didn't have to have everything, and everybody was practically happy. Geared it down to where…


Sound Recording Content Ambient: Horse being saddled and unsaddled (01:00-04:22). Horse drinking (04:38-06:34). Horse neigh (05:23). Unidentified sounds, walking, birds, rustling noises (06:34-07:27). Ducklings, unidentified sounds, birds, metal…


Sound Recording Content Interview: Side A: Aging. The need to stay busy when retired. His pension. His reasons for still keeping livestock. 'It's something to do.' Shares opinions of local shop keepers. Side B: Kenneth and Helen discuss maple…


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…


Consists of copies of the following recordings: Side 1/File 1Sound Roll 1 (AU2010-3066)Sound Roll 2 (AU2010-3067)Side 2/File 2Sound Roll 3 (AU2010-3068)Sound Roll 4 (AU2010-3069)Sound Roll 5 (AU2010-3070)


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…