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Hannah Hayden's Work and Family Economy in Frontier New York
The following is excerpted from former WHS curator Amber Degn's paper, "'That leisure hour I seldom find': Hannah Hayden's Work and Family Economy in Frontier New York, 1806-1822", which she originally presented at the Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife in 2001. The full text appears in the published proceedings from the seminar, available through