Archival Anecdotes: Seasons change
August 30, 2021
Once upon a time, before the craze of all things pumpkin spice, apples were the food that signaled a welcome change from the hot summer days to crisp autumn evenings. People embraced the crisp autumn air and joyfully collected apples - much like the women in the photograph.
There are some 2,500 varieties of apples growing in the United States, whether cultivated or in the wild. Cultivated var...