The bucket brigade depended upon men, women and children to fight fires in the l600 and l700s. Everyone filled their bucket before bed and left it on their stoop -should a fire break out during the night.
Posted on July 7, 2014
NEW -Beneath the Elmsby
Gloria Waldron Hukle Published August 2020 is the heartfelt story of
the struggles and ever-changing lives of one deeply rooted, gritty, mid
19th century American family, their neighbors and friends, and the
entwining relationships of all as they go about living in a small, rural
New York township before the Civil War.
Available at www.amazon.com and other book sellers.
Family Life and Historical Novel
Gloria Waldron Hukle is the author of five books available Amazon.
Manhattan Seeds of the Big Apple
Threads An American Tapestry
Souls of the Soil
The Diary of a Northern Moon
newly published "Beneath the Elms" Author Signed copies of "Beneath the Elms and other Hukle titles can be purchased through Heavenly Hollow and the Bookstore at Warren County Historical Society 50 Gurney Lane, Queensbury, New York 12804