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Bancroft Brothers Delivery

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DESCRIPTION

View across yard of a Bancroft Brothers delivery truck parked near the corner of a barn and shed. The back of a parked wagon is on the left, near two large round concrete pits in the ground. Text on the truck reads, "Bancroft Brothers, Milk and Cream", "Direct From Farm To You" and "Oakwood 88-J-12."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 102858

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Hartman, M. F.

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: 

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: digital file

Original Format Number: 1201000629

Original Dimensions: 4285 X 2398 pixels

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Loaned for scanning by Colleen O'Dea Potter

Handwritten on the back of the photograph, "On property where the Blatz's brewery and later taken over by Bancroft. Or may be original Bancroft Farm." Notes that accompanied the image, "It appears to have front brakes as well as rear, so I would say mid to late 20s" and "looks like twenties vintage to me."

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Architecture

Barns

Cream

Dairying

Delivery of goods

Farm buildings

Farms

Food industry and trade

Land use

Milk trade

Outdoor photography

Persons

Service industries

Signs and symbols

Transportation

Trucks

Wagons

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