Perkins Flint of Braintree, VT

THE FLINT FAMILY OF BRAINTREE, VT In the mid-1960s Katharine Flint DuClos (1907-2010) sat down with her father, dairy farmer Perkins Flint (1878-1969) and recorded several hours of his stories of life in the small town of Braintree, VT. Perkins' tales cover major agricultural transitions, rural lifeways, and the foibles of his family and neighbors. In the 1990s Katharine donated the tapes to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive where, over time, they have been augmented with extensive interviews with Katharine and with family photographs and diaries.

THE FLINT FAMILY OF BRAINTREE, VT

In the mid-1960s Katharine Flint DuClos (1907-2010) sat down with her father, dairy farmer Perkins Flint (1878-1969) and recorded several hours of his stories of life in the small town of Braintree, VT. Perkins' tales cover major agricultural transitions, rural lifeways, and the foibles of his family and neighbors. In the 1990s Katharine donated the tapes to the Vermont Folklife Center Archive where, over time, they have been augmented with extensive interviews with Katharine and with family photographs and diaries.