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Description: Two farm workers in the righthand foreground toss a corn bundle up to the horsedrawn corn shredding machine to be shredded. To the left, a man loads feed c...
Description: Neighbors work together in the final process of sawing firewood, as they saw poles into blocks. The man with the plaid shirt and suspenders is the owner of...
Description: A farmer is planting corn using the planter wire method.
Description: On the right, the farmer in his sheepskin coat drives a horsedrawn sled loaded with milk cans to the cheese factory. A blanket is covering the cans to prev...
Description: A town scene featuring the blacksmith shop and horses.
Description: A watercolor of a group of Indians sitting around a fire under a cliff.
Description: Two men work at running sap from maple trees. Buckets hang beneath the sap spouts or "spiles" inserted into holes drilled in the trees. A team of horses pu...
Description: Quarter-length painted portrait of Harrison Ludington (1812-1891).
Description: A watercolor of a set of archaic Indian deer hunters with their kill.
Description: Exterior view of Sweet Clover School near the end of the school year in late April or early May. Cows graze in an adjoining pasture and a farmer is complet...
Description: A farm boy rides the "hay-fork horse" as the farmer loads hay into the barn during haying time in July.
Description: A watercolor of prehistoric Indians building an effigy mound.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Hercules L. Dousman.
Description: A watercolor of a costumed indian dancer.
Description: A farm family takes part in milking time. The mother carries a milk can and a stripping bucket while the boy pushes milk cans on a cart toward the barn. Th...
Description: Painted portrait of John Arndt resting his hands on a cane.
Description: An Ojibwa man and woman split and peel bark from a tree for use in the construction of a canoe.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Friedrich Flersheim immigrated from Mecklenburg to Illinois in the early 1850s, and after farming for a time built this distillery on the Black River in Wi...
Description: A portrait of George Washington, our nations first president, possibly done by Gilbert Stuart.
Description: A team of three Belgian horses pulls a Deering binder through a field during the oat harvest. A farmer drives the team, and other workers are visible in th...
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