Looking Back

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Farming Vignettes From 1840

These scribblings are offered under the heading, “Looking Back,” and this month we’ll look back as far as 1840. As June is “National Dairy Month,” the first story is about a pretty milk maid. I have bound volumes for the years 1840 and 1841 of a farm paper titled “The Cultivator” that was published in Albany, New York, and from the March, 1840 issue is a letter to ...

Staff | Jun 14, 2021

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