Abstract

The creation of agricultural fairs was originally intended as a way to achieve agricultural and economic reform. Once they took shape, however, the meaning and impact of the fairs was shaped as much or more by those who attended the fairs as it was by the organizers.

Notes

Originally published in Vermont History, Winter/Spring 2017, available online at: http://vermonthistory.org/journal/85/VHS8501NegotiatingCommunityValues.pdf.

Keywords

Agricultural Fairs, Agriculture

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Winter 2017

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