Blog » Tag: Robert Swan

  • Workers at Rose Hill Farm

    July 3rd, 2014
    As we saw last month, the Swans at Rose Hill relied on female workers to do much of the housework and childcare. Running the farm operations required male workers.
  • Sustainable Agriculture, c. 1860

    May 31st, 2013
    Robert Swan's farming practice was what the modern observer could call sustainable.
  • Robert Swan Becomes a Farmer

    March 25th, 2013
    Robert Swan's transition from city dweller to farmer at Rose Hill.