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Black and white drawing of a beekeeper sitting on a hive box leaning against a tree, his chin resting on his hand. He is holding a book titled "The Hive and the Honeybee," and a book, "How to Keep Bees" lies on the ground. In the left bottom corner of the page, a box with "Live Bees" and "Rush" written on it lies on its side. An open beehive is on the ground in front of him, and the man is squinting up at bees flying from the beehive towards a swarm on a tree branch above his head.


Image ID: 106254

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Preuss




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

Genre: Drawing

Original Format Type: drawings

Original Format Number: PH 3661 Folder 3

Original Dimensions: 7.5 x 10 inches





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