Interview with Anna Jewell

Description

Anna Jewell discusses her childhood living on the Honey Bee Dairy Farm owned by S. Mills Ely in Port Dickinson. This farm also was the site of a pickle factory. She talks about her local education, getting married, her husband's business selling motorcycles, the homes they lived in and taking care of them, her grandchildren and her jobs. She describes working as a typist for the City of Binghamton Treasurer's Office assisting with typing tax bills and later as a secretary at the North Presbyterian Church for several years.

Rights

This audio file and digital image may only be used for educational purposes. Please cite as: Broome County Oral History Project, Special Collections, Binghamton University Libraries, Binghamton University, State University of New York. For usage beyond fair use please contact the Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections for more information.

Streaming Audio

Date of Interview

1977-12-27

Interviewer

Wood, Wanda

Interviewee

Jewell, Anna

Duration

47:48 Minutes

Date of Digitization

2016-03-27

Collection

Broome County Oral History Project

Subject LCSH

S. Mills Ely; Dairy Farms; Pickle factory; Honey Bee Dairy Farm

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Citation

“Interview with Anna Jewell
,” Digital Collections, accessed October 31, 2020, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/519.

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