- From the H. Sheldon Museum
- From the Vergennes Historical Society
- apples baths berrying boats books Burlington calls canning church church fundraiser churning clothes comforter making comings and goings Cottage at the Lake D.A.R. DAR devotions down town Dr. London treatments entertainment fancywork feelings firewood fishing food Forest and Field Club garden Grace's flowers haying heart attack housework ironing Kate Dalrymple letters mending mockingbird money Mrs. Muellier treatment Mt. Mansfield mysteries Naptha launch obituaries obituary packages POETRY radio radio sermon rest ride Ruth's illness school sewing shopping sickness snow social events sorting papers Spring cleaning St. Albans Sunday dinner Sunday drive the Bulletin the farm tired! train Tuttle Tuttle's car typing washing weather wild food Wilma writing writing town records
Category Archives: 1902 Ella’s Diary
From the back of the 1902 diary: Ruth Fisher 2118 Pleasant Ave. Minn Ashton Fisher Undercliff Ave. ℅ Mrs. A.L. Gee Ruth B. Fisher 909 S.E. Sixth St. Minneapolis, Minn M.F. Morgan R.D. No 2. Bristol Vt No 7. … Continue reading
Sun., 26 Cold & raw. Attend Church. Ruth stays at home & gets dinner. Church cold & we do not have a Sunday School. Venison for dinner. This is the last diary entry this year.
Sat., 25 Bake bread & pies. Gertrude mops kitchen & Helen the dining room. I go down street & get 2 new lamps. Ruth comes tonight. Henrietta better.
Fri., 24 Ashton & Frances up. Storm brings the wash. Iron & dry clothes. Ladou here. Attend Ladies Aid at Mrs Ross’. Decide to have a Sociable. Vote to pay a fee at each meeting. Vote to have our meetings … Continue reading
Wed., 1 Rainy. Carry Grace to her school. Children & I do the chores. Take some apples to Hattie & Mrs Crowell. They are having a little anniversary with the children’s club & I stop & eat with them. Sweep … Continue reading
Tues., 30 I take Grace to her school. I churn & do housework. Take Henry to the Station: he goes to Montpelier. I go after Grace. Stop at Mr Crowell’s. Tuttle goes to Montpelier in the morning. Write a letter … Continue reading
Mon., 29 Take Grace to her school & Henry takes Hud.