Thursday, March 18, 2010

Celebrate Women's History Month with Ida and Lucy!

Ida Burnett was 15 years old in Logan, New York in 1880. She churned butter, milked

cows, sewed her own underwear, canned fruit, but also had time for boys and parties. Click for Ida’s book

13-year-old Lucy Potter lived her life in the small town of Taylor in Cortland County, New York in 1868. She wrote of classes, teachers, friends, boys, a new stepmother, an invalid aunt, and complained about upstate New York weather. Click for Lucy’s book