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Maryland Farm Diary, 1879-1894

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Vendor:
Valentino, Carmen D
Physical description:
.15 cu. ft. : 1 box
Type:
Account books
Collection descriptions
Diaries
Place:
Maryland
Date:
1879
1879-1894
19th century
19th Century
Summary:
The volume is a combination of a farm diary and an account book, detailing the daily farm chores and by whom they were performed. Also documented in the volume are the amounts of money expended on family members and contracted laborers, amounts paid for goods purchased, and the sale of farm produce. The upkeep and maintenance on the farm and its buildings is also noted in the diary. The compiler's identity is unknown.
Cite as:
Maryland Farm Diary, 1879-1894, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Agricultural machinery
Agriculture
Farm buildings
Farm equipment
Farm life
Farm management
Farmers
Farms
Local number:
2012.3037 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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