Apple scald and its control.

Apple scald and its control.

Date: March 1954
Creator: Haller, M. H. (Mark Hughlin), 1897-
Description: Describes apple scald, the damage and losses it causes, and methods for control.
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School lunch recipes using dried fruits.

School lunch recipes using dried fruits.

Date: August 1948
Creator: United States. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics.
Description: Contains several recipes using dried fruit in school lunches. Includes general directions for handling dried fruit during the preparation stages.
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Making vinegar in the home and on the farm.

Making vinegar in the home and on the farm.

Date: 1941
Creator: LeFevre, Edwin, 1859-1929.
Description: A guide to making vinegar at home. Includes a description of the materials used and the process, as well as the federal regulations governing the manufacture and sale of vinegar in 1936.
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[Retrieving water from the well]

[Retrieving water from the well]

Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of a woman pouring water into a pail from a well. In the image, the woman is wearing a bonnet and dress with an apron while large barrels of apples can be seen behind her.
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[Family Making Apple Butter]

[Family Making Apple Butter]

Date: [..1981]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Description: Photograph of a family peeling apples to make apple butter in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The family consists of a woman, a young man, a boy, and a girl. They sit around a barrel of apples, using knifes to peel them.
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[Letter from Anna Boyd to Charles B. Moore, April 27, 1899]

[Letter from Anna Boyd to Charles B. Moore, April 27, 1899]

Date: April 27, 1899
Creator: Boyd, Anna
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Anna Boyd and is addressed to Charles B. Moore. She informs Moore about the reasons for the family's delay in continuing correspondence with the Moore family since their visit to Colorado. In this letter, Boyd discusses the weather's affect on their crops for this spring. She details the failures they had last season due to grasshoppers and hopes that this season would be better than the last. She notes that they did not have much success with fruit, though the gooseberry harvest looks promising. She mentions to Moore what the family plans to sow this season and tells him that they are all well at present. The envelope is included with the letter.
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[Letter from Matilda and William Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore,  August 22, 1884]

[Letter from Matilda and William Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore, August 22, 1884]

Date: August 22, 1884
Creator: Dodd, Matilda & Dodd, William
Description: Letter from Matilda and William Dodd to Mary and Charles B. Moore in August, 1884 that discusses the health of the family, the summer heat and its impact on crops and livestock, and the rain they have been receiving. The letter discusses the health and activities of neighbors and friends. Some of the activities that are mentioned are canning fruits, picnics, and eating watermelons. Dinkie McGee adds a note on to the end of the letter.
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[Letter from W. H. McGee to Mary Ann Moore, September 18, 1909]

[Letter from W. H. McGee to Mary Ann Moore, September 18, 1909]

Date: September 18, 1909
Creator: McGee, W. H.
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by W. H. McGee and is addressed to Mary Ann Moore. In this letter, McGee informs Moore of the goings-on in Sumner County. The news includes: an update on the dry and windy weather which has caused much mess in the home with dust flying everywhere, agricultural news on what has been planted and what is successful at present, a discussion about a dinner McGee and his family had with Alice and Frank Griffin, a dialogue about McGee's son who is growing quickly and is now crawling, details about Aunt Bettie's health, an aside about the rural route which will bring mail to his home, and a discussion about Cousin Lou. McGee closes the letter by stating that he will write soon and more often to Mary Ann Moore.
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[Letters from Matilda Dodd and Adelitia McGee to the Moore Family, August 15, 1888]

[Letters from Matilda Dodd and Adelitia McGee to the Moore Family, August 15, 1888]

Date: August 15, 1888
Creator: Dodd, Matilda & McGee, Adelitia
Description: This document is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is a joint letter written by Matilda Dodd and Dinkie (Adelitia) McGee to the Moore family. In this letter, Matilda updates the Moore family on news from Gallatin, Tennessee and it includes: updates on family, friends, and correspondences which were received, a discussion about the dry weather and it's affects on the crops and the stock tank, a dialogue about Mary Thornhill, details about the produce that has been processed as cider, canned, or preserved, a discussion about Dinkie's poultry and the amount of butter she has sold, a dialogue about a disease which is afflicting the calves, instructions about the pictures which were sent to the Moore family, and news about school starting for Birdie,Alice, and Will. She closes the letter by stating that Linnet should attend the school with her kin. In Dinkie's letter, she details the happenings in Gallatin and the news includes: a dialogue about the dry weather and drought-like conditions, news about Will attending an ice cream supper at Limon McGee's place, a discussion about family members who traveled to Dry Fork for a meeting, details about a trip to Cousin Lou's place, a dialogue ...
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[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Linnet Moore, July 29-30, 1898]

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Linnet Moore, July 29-30, 1898]

Date: July 29, 1898
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Charles B. Moore and is addressed to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Moore informs Linnet about the goings-on in Collin County. The news includes: a confirmation on the receipt of Linnet's card, an update about Anderson who fell down Chandler's well, a discussion about the Rutledge burial of one of their three sons, news about Jack Kelly's death, community news, agricultural updates, a dialogue about correspondences received, a discussion about harvest delays in Gallatin due to rain, details about purchasing train tickets to destinations in Colorado, and updates on the well-being of family members and their activities at present. In a brief letter, dated July 30, 1898, Moore discusses the family's milk cow "Old Cora," details community news, and notes that Linnet has received catalogs from Oak Cliff and Fort Worth. He tells her that he would like her to go to school this coming session, but he feels that their excursion to Colorado would provide her with more experience than attending a session. He details some places they will visit on their trip. He wishes she would write soon and send word for Betty and ...
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