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Privy on the Porch & Pigs in the Cellar Part Four

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In 1850, the Bullard’s farm in Holliston belonged jointly to Henry and his younger brother John Anson; called Anson to distinguish him from a half-dozen or more other John Bullards inhabiting the area then. At mid-century, Henry and and his wife Bethia had four children under the age of eleven and a busy household which included “old people, children, menservants, women-servants, and frequent guests”. Prior to the coming of the railroad to Holliston it had taken Henry seven hours by wagon (in good weather) to reach Quincy Market, twenty-five miles away in Boston. He often left Holliston late, the night before, in order to reach the market early in the morning. During the 1840's Henry and his brother Anson had foreseen the market advantages the railroad would bring and Henry had expanded the farm orchard, expanded the livestock and dairy herds and the brothers had invested heavily in the railroads and real estate. By mid-century, Henry began to consider life as a... More > gentleman farmer.< Less
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ISBN
9781304221599
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First Edition
Published
July 31, 2013
Language
English
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ePub
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