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Accident, Maryland: Sugar camp. Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information


BOILING SUGAR WATER INTO MAPLE SYRUP. This picture shows where the sugar water was boiled down into maple syrup. It took about fifty (50) gallons of sugar water to make one gallon of good sugar maple syrup.

John Schlosnagle operated the camp shown for a few years. At present, most of the sugar maple trees have been removed.


Family of Mary Miller Strauss

Reverse: Evaporation house in the former Foster Yost sugarbush, now (1986) the property of John Schosnagle. His sons ran the camp for a number of years during their high school years.

Collection Location:
Ruth Enlow Library, Accident, MD

Original Size:
27 x 21cms

Accident (Md.)--History; Garrett County (Md.)-- Pictorial works.

Garrett County (Md.), undated

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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