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Tall-tale Postcard: Our Barn is Full

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DESCRIPTION

Several women and a man are outside of a barn, which is overflowing with giant onions, corn, and potatoes. A ladder is placed against the large stack of onions, and the man and one of the women are climbing to the top of the pile. Red text imprinted in the upper portion of the image reads, "How we do things at Aredale, Iowa."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 44442

Creation Date: 1912 

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

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Arts

Clothing and dress

Dresses

Dwellings

Farm buildings

Farmhouses

Harvesting

Land use

Men

Persons

Tall tales in art

Vegetables

Women

Work

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