Fonds P225 - Delbert R. Holsapple fonds

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Delbert R. Holsapple fonds

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  • 1920-1948 (Creation)

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  • 0.06 l.m. of textual records.

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Delbert Russell Holsapple was born the 7 May 1868 in the Beford area to David Edwin Holsapple and Elizabeth Russell. He married Sarah Lizzie Adams (a.k.a. Lizzie) Guthrie in Beford on the 10 November 1891. Together the couple had one child: Beatrice Elfrida/Alfreda (b. 1898). Delbert spent most of his life as a farmer in the area of Saint Armand West, near Morse’s Line, Vermont. He died in August 1961.

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The fonds contains primary source information on the personal life and financial affairs of Delbert R. Holsapple in St. Armand West from 1920 to 1948. It consists of five diaries containing daily entries referring to weather, happenings in the community, and daily activities, as well as records of household/farming expenses and revenues.

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Two diaries missing covers. Pages are fragile, some torn.

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The fonds was donated by Barbara Holsapple Hancock in 2004.


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  • English

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The documents are in English.

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