Ruth Shumway's American Milking Shorthorns
From: Kreg Ettenger
In this piece, Vermont dairy farmer Ruth Shumway lists some of her dairy cows by name. The interview for this piece was conducted as part of the Vermont Folklife Center's Discovering Community Summer Institute in 2006. Ruth Shumway passed away in 2008. This was a demonstration piece by the instructor for the class "Public Interpretation in Anthropology" at the University of Southern Maine.
The late Ruth Shumway, Dairy Farmer, South Randolph, VT. Gregory Sharrow, Ethnographer, Vermont Folklife Center.