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The Resource A family place : a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family, Leila Philip

A family place : a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family, Leila Philip

Label
A family place : a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family
Title
A family place
Title remainder
a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family
Statement of responsibility
Leila Philip
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Willem Van Ness (1711-1790) married Gertrude Hogeboom in 1732 in Claverack, New York. They settled on a farm on Claverack Creek, where the family later built a large home they named Talavera. Details the lives of the descendant families who occupied this home through the time of the author. The Philip family also established well-known orchards on the property
Summary
The author of The Road Through Miyama plunges into her own family's rich history along the shores of the Hudson River to uncover evidence of tenant farmers, renegade aunts, secret children, manor lords, and other colorful figures. 17,500 first printing
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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231177
Cataloging source
DLC
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Philip, Leila
Dewey number
974.7/39
Index
no index present
LC call number
F127.C8
LC item number
P47 2001
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philip, Leila
  • Phillips family
  • Philip, Leila
  • Phillips family
  • Van Ness
  • Philip
  • Columbia County (N.Y.)
  • Columbia County (N.Y.)
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Country life
  • Columbia County (N.Y.)
  • Fruit growers
  • Orchards
  • Country life
  • Fruit growers
  • Orchards
  • Travel
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family
Label
A family place : a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family, Leila Philip
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: In the beginning -- One -- The count -- Claverack, 1732 -- After -- Yesterday's harvest -- Talavers, 1969 -- Wild bees -- In the hollow of his hand -- Writing to the wind -- Talavera, 1866 -- Household accounts -- Hardly a hasty word -- Talvera, 1913 -- The lives of Aunts -- Anna -- Another world -- In the orchard
Control code
ocm46364752
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 276 pages
Isbn
9780670030231
Lccn
2001025391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46364752
Label
A family place : a Hudson Valley farm, three centuries, five wars, one family, Leila Philip
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: In the beginning -- One -- The count -- Claverack, 1732 -- After -- Yesterday's harvest -- Talavers, 1969 -- Wild bees -- In the hollow of his hand -- Writing to the wind -- Talavera, 1866 -- Household accounts -- Hardly a hasty word -- Talvera, 1913 -- The lives of Aunts -- Anna -- Another world -- In the orchard
Control code
ocm46364752
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 276 pages
Isbn
9780670030231
Lccn
2001025391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46364752

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