Tall-tale Postcard: One of the Squash | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Tall-tale Postcard: One of the Squash

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DESCRIPTION

Three smiling children wearing white sitting atop a gigantic, dark squash. Text in top left corner reads, "Beaver Dam, Wis." Fence lines back of squash. Title "One of the Squash," clipped at the bottom of card. Trees and houses in background.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 44413

Creation Date: 1910 ca.

Creator Name: Johnson, Alfred Stanley, Jr.

City: Waupun

County: Fond du Lac

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Exaggerated postcards, 1900-

Genre: Postcard

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 3565.5

Original Dimensions: 5 x 3.5 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Photographer's card no. 119.

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Arts

Children

Clothing and dress

Dresses

Farm produce

Fences

Food industry and trade

Land use

Outdoor recreation

Persons

Play

Recreation

Tall tales in art

Vegetables

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