Edgarton-Bishop farm records, M2000
Scope and Contents
A gift of the estate of Gertrude E. Edgarton, these materials document nearly 150 years of farming and business in Central New York, especially Deansboro and Bouckville. Topics covered include farming, merchandising, militias, Hopkins Choice Mower Company, District School #10, and the history of Bouckville and the Edgarton family.
- Creation: 1797-1960
- Edgarton family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
The Edgarton farm was purchased circa 1797 and was sold in 1958.
4 Cubic Feet (8 document boxes, 1 legal document box, and 9 volumes)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Miss Gertrude E. Edgarton, date unknown.
- Guide to the Edgarton-Bishop farm records
- Victoria Kwong, Astonya Ambrose, Melissa Hubbard, Lora J. Davis, and Jin Cho
- January 29, 2016
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