Corn shuckings were a full family affair, with the women providing a substantial meal for the workers.
Corn shuckings were a full family affair, with the women providing a substantial meal for the workers. Library of Congress U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information
Corn shuckings were a full family affair, with the women providing a substantial meal for the workers. Library of Congress U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information

In 1951, Chatham County corn shucking took many hands

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.