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Hop City Pickers

Title

Hop City Pickers

Subject

Hops
Hop pickers
Otsego County
Agriculture
Migrant workers
Women working
Culture

Description

These oral history clips were created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art Museum Research Library. They are all hop-related excerpts from full interviews.

Creator

Kate Webber

Publisher

Cooperstown Graduate Program, State University of New York-College at Oneonta

Rights

Cooperstown Graduate Association

Items in the Hop City Pickers Collection

1965 interview of Jessie Wells by Henry Glassie. Clip created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art Museum Research Library.

Photo Credit:
Female Hop Pickers, 1893, attributed to Charles…

Excerpt from a 1973 interview of Mr. Fred Havens, Mrs. Fred Havens (formerly Linda Pitts), and Mrs. Helen Mar North Pitts, by Michael Maloy. Clip created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art…

Excerpt of 1973 interview of Bertha Harvey by Richard Gnatowski. Clip created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art Museum Research Library.

Photo Credit:
Female Hop Pickers, 1893,…

Excerpt from 1973 interview of Laurence D. Hansen by James D. Stambaugh. Clip created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art Museum Research Library.

Photo Credit:
Busch Hop…

Excerpt from 1972 interview of Lucy Page by Gary Ernest. Clip created for Spring 2017 Cooperstown Graduate Program Exhibition "Hop City Pickers" at the Fenimore Art Museum Research Library.

Photo Credit:
Busch Hop Yard, 1906, Arthur J. Telfer,…