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“Why Does Sap Flow?” Epaphras Hoyt Knows!

Deerfield resident Epaphras Hoyt endeavors to find out how sap flows from the maple trees in the village during the late 1830s and examines some interesting theories.
Recent Posts By Heather Harrington Associate Librarian   Epaphras Hoyt (1765-1850) was a curious man. He was a surveyor by trade, a military historian by choice, and a student… http://historic-deerfield.org/blog/why-does-sap-flow-epaphras-hoyt-knows/