George & Katherine Chapman

Mr. and Mrs. George H. Chapman

1891-1977

&  Katherine M. Cushman, His Wife

1912- 1989

 

 

 

GEORGE CHAPMAN APPROX 1922

 

GEORGE AND FAITH CHAPMAN 1926

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

GEORGE CHAPMAN House, one of the earliest in Westville, New York, built by the Creighton Wrights

Tape 104

Tape 1 Side 1

Growing up and family life; early settlement of the area;house design and living standards; furniture; farming lifestyle; raising poultry; food andpreservation.

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Tape 1 Side 2

Clothing; clearing land; hygiene, sickness, and home remedies; baking; steamboat transportation; the Presbyterian Church; the Grange and other social organizations; attitudes towards and relationships with Indians

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