Apiary on Shed Roof and Levy in Flood | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Apiary on Shed Roof and Levy in Flood

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DESCRIPTION

View across water of beehives on top of a shed in a flood. Writing on photograph: "From Mr. J.D. Shields, Natchez, Mississippi. A picture of part of his Louisiana apiary placed on a shed to prevent the hives being swept away. Note one colony on levy in background."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 104434

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Wisconsin Honey Producers Association

City: 

County: 

State: Louisiana

Collection Name: Wisconsin Honey Producers Association : Records, 1875-1979

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 2490 Box 1 Folder "13"

Original Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.5 inches

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Animals

Architecture

Bee culture

Bees

Botany

Buildings

Disasters

Floods

Mississippi River

Outdoor photography

Persons

Trees

Water

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