Vermont Folklife Center - Digital Archive

AU2010-3149 -- Wild Sound Kenneth and Helen

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Title

AU2010-3149 -- Wild Sound Kenneth and Helen

Description

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 working in sugar woods in the snow. Kenneth debates whether or not he will be healthy enough to sugar this year. Describes the health condition of his long-time sugaring partner, Arthur. Discuss pricing of syrup--$9-$10 dollars a gallon. Talk about propery and income taxes. Social security and the impact of land ownership on the ability to receive social security. Propery taxes.

Source

Richard Brick/Last Stand Farmer Collection -- VFC2003-0007. Vermont Folklife Center Archive, Vermont Folklife Center, Middlebury, Vermont, United States of America.

Rights

Audio recordings copyright Richard Brick.

Language

English

Identifier

AU2010-3149

Citation

Brick, Richard (Interviewer) , O’Donnell, Helen (Interviewee) , and O’Donnell, Kenneth (Interviewee), “AU2010-3149 -- Wild Sound Kenneth and Helen,” Vermont Folklife Center Digital Collections, accessed July 31, 2014, http://www.vermontfolklifecenter.org/digital-archive/collections/items/show/1506.