Almanac collection (MS37)

Abstract: This is a collection of almanacs of various types, mostly farmers almanacs, from the New England region, from 1766 to 1935. The bulk of the almanacs are from the 19th century.

Of Note: The Almanac collection consists of 68 almanacs of various focus from 1766-1935. Several contain crop and other notations which show the different kinds of agricultural crops grown in the New England at the time.

MS037 – Almanac Collection Finding Aid

Cover of our oldest almanac, which dates from 1766.          Back cover of 1766 almanac, with notations in the margins.
1766 (above)

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