Abraham Graffis, Gentle Beekeeper of Rushcreek Twp. — Bremen Area Historical Society ~ The Rushcreek Press

If a picture is truly worth a thousand words, this sepia portrait could easily provide enough material to compose a thesis on the craft of beekeeping circa 1880. Represented within this tangible reminder of the not so distant past, are perhaps three generations of a rural family, standing as if at attention, beneath a canopy […]

via Abraham Graffis, Gentle Beekeeper of Rushcreek Twp. — Bremen Area Historical Society ~ The Rushcreek Press

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2 thoughts on “Abraham Graffis, Gentle Beekeeper of Rushcreek Twp. — Bremen Area Historical Society ~ The Rushcreek Press

  1. My hubby and son used to work with many hives of bees , I was always amazed at how they were at ease with the many bees around them. Me… I walk VERY quickly away. We still had a few boxes just for our own use. The fresh honey is so good!

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