Type of Work: Dairy Industry

Child feeding a calf in Benson

Child feeding a calf in Benson

Cora Darling, the sister of Len Anibal, feeding a calf at Darling Farm in lower Benson. Circa 1920s-1930s. Benson, NY. Photo courtesy of the Hamilton County Historian’s Office.

Butter factory in Morley

Butter factory in Morley

Two men in the interior of a creamery or dairy processing factory. A large wooden churn is visible on lower left. Noted on the back: Jerome B. & F. Farmer in the factory as it used to be when making butter only. Jerome and Frank Farmer were brothers-in-law. They bought the Long Rapids Butter Factory […]

Dairy Cattle in a Clinton County barn

Atwood Orchard cattle in Clinton County

Atwood Orchard cattle in a barn on the Turnpike Road in Clinton County. Exact date unknown, circa 1930-1940. Clinton County Historical Association. Brewer Collection.

Boy stands behind cow in a paddock

Boy stands behind cow in a paddock

Boy stands behind a cow in a paddock. Note the ring through the cow’s nose. Circa 1900-1910. Long Lake, NY. Photo courtesy of the Town of Long Lake Archives.

The Dominie farm in Morley

The Dominie farm in Morley

An aerial view of the Dominie dairy farm in Morley. Circa 1970s. Photo courtesy of Pat Dominie. Listen to Pat’s stories of farm life by clicking the audio clip, or read the full story here.