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Tall-tale Postcard: Bringing in the Sheaves

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DESCRIPTION

Photomontage of a farm scene with giant produce. A man and a woman stand on top of a giant ear of corn, resting on a horse-drawn cart. Around them are more giant corn cobs, cabbages, and pumpkins. Beside them stands a large wooden barn. In the upper center the words, "'Bringing in the Sheaves' a common scene on an Okla farm," are written.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 44599

Creation Date: 1908 

Creator Name: Martin, William H.

City: Kansas City

County: 

State: Missouri

Collection Name: Exaggerated postcards, 1900-

Genre: Postcard

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 3565.4

Original Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.5 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The original user of this postcard crossed out "Okla farm" on the post card and handwrote the words "New York Roofgardens" above it.

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Animals

Architecture

Arts

Barns

Clothing and dress

Corn

Dresses

Farm produce

Farms

Food industry and trade

Harvesting

Horse-drawn vehicles

Horses

Land use

Men

Persons

Pumpkin

Tall tales in art

Transportation

Vegetables

Women

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