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Oral history of the multi-generational Johnson-Mink Farm, later known as Mink Dairy Farm, then Deer Foot Farm, Appleton, Maine. Chris Roberts interviews his grandparents Keith and Grace Mink, his mother Sue Ellen Mink-Roberts, and great-aunt Natalie Irene (Mink) Gushee about the family farm and its operation through the first three generations of ownership. The property was acquired in 1897 and became a truck farm producing produce, eggs, and dairy.
Agriculture, Social Life and Customs
Folklore | Oral History
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Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "MF215 Guide to Farming Deer Foot Farm" (2023). Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Finding Aids. Number 69.