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Maple sugarin' in Vermont :a sweet history /Betty Ann Lockhart.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Lockhart, Betty Ann.
Lockhart, Don.
Publication
Charleston, SC : History Press
Contents
The native peoples of the dawnland--the Abenakis -- Sugarin' in the wilderness: sweetness for the early settlers -- "T.J." and Vermont maple -- Flowing toward the birth of the Vermont maple industry -- Report of the first U.S. commissioner of agriculture: reflecting on the 1700s and peering into the 1800s -- "Eat sugar not made by slaves!" -- Heading through the 1800s -- The auspicious 1890s -- Vermont maple sugarmakers and the Pure Food and Drug Act -- And 1896 -- Big business: the making of a maple magnate-George C. Cary-and afterwards -- How do the maple trees tick? solvers of the mysteries! -- Teaching and learning-for sugarmakers and consumers -- Stories from the heart of maple country -- The move to gain more money from the maple crop -- Tools of the trade -- Old-time maple "receipts."
Date
2008.
Description
192 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-190).
Received 2009.
ISBN
1596294914 (pbk.)
9781596294912 (pbk.)
GUSN
259758
Call Number
Stacks TP395.L63 2008
Descriptive terms
Maple sugar History.
Maple sugar industry History.
Material Type
Vermont
Places
Vermont

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