Tall-tale Postcard: Bringing in the Sheaves
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.
Image ID: 44599
Creation Date: 1908
Creator Name: Martin, William H.
City: Kansas City
Collection Name: Exaggerated postcards, after 1900
Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number: PH 3565.4
Original Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.5 inches
The original user of this postcard crossed out "Okla farm" on the post card and handwrote the words "New York Roofgardens" above it.
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