SEGMENT: FARMING METHODS
Jeanette Sayre>UIS Collection S>UIS Collection S, Segment 10
- FOOD & MEALS
- Talks about using mush and hominy at meals instead of potatoes to make hearty meals like breakfast. Farmers worked about two hours before breakfast year round so needed lots of food. Rolled oats for breakfast.
- HIRED HELP
- Hired man lived in a bedroom, shared meals, and be part of the family. They got up at five, curried, fed, and harnessed the horses, milked the cows. Ate at 6