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The end of the 1920’s – one of the most prosperous decades in our nation’s history – saw the beginnings of the dark days that would become known as The Great Depression.

Learn more on Farming During the Great Depression

Maplelawn Farmstead has been featured in a ten-part series in Past Times a newspaper column written by Joan Praed Lyons that is archived at the Hussey-Mayfield Public Library

Download 10 Part PDF Series (18.8MB)


Timeline of Events – Maplelawn over the past 165 years