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Every available space for parking is used by skiers on week ends at Clinton Gilbert's farm. The house is about eighty years old; purchased by Gilbert in 1929. He has about 150 acres, mainly a dairy farm with twenty three cows. He also makes about one hundred gallons of maple syrup every year. First Ski tow in United States built on this farm in 1934 by white Cupboard Inn, but Gilbert now owns and runs tow and it has increased his income about twenty-five percent. Has enabled him to build small ski lodge and do many repairs to property. Woodstock, Vermont

Every available space for parking is used by skiers on week ends at Clinton Gilbert's farm. The house is about eighty years old; purchased by Gilbert in 1929. He has about 150 acres, mainly a dairy farm with twenty three cows. He also makes about one hundred gallons of maple syrup every year. First Ski tow in United States built on this farm in 1934 by white Cupboard Inn, but Gilbert now owns and runs tow and it has increased his income about twenty-five percent. Has enabled him to build small ski lodge and do many repairs to property. Woodstock, Vermont

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Date

01/01/1940
person

Contributors

Wolcott, Marion Post, 1910-1990, photographer
place

Location

Woodstock (Vt.)43.62417, -72.51833
Google Map of 43.62416666666667, -72.51833333333333
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions. For information, see U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black & White Photographs http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/071_fsab.html

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