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Sloping Farmland

Date: 1966-05-17 ca.

Description: A farmer plants crops on a treeless slope. Various grasses grow in the foreground.

Date: 1883 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the Marsh-Whitney Platform Binder, manufactured by the Marsh Binder Manufacturing Company. Includes the text: "t...

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Storing Sisal Fiber

Date: 1910-07-28 

Description: Men use a pulley to raise bales of sisal from the ground of a warehouse to the top of a pile of stacked bales. Others use dollies to wheel in additional ba...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: One man is using a hand crank to pull a bucket of earth from the bottom of a pit silo. Another man stands behind him.

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Batzler Farm

Date: 1983-08 

Description: "Threshing on the Batzler farm."

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DDT Application

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men operating a hose to spray DDT into tall grass near water.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man in a field operating a McCormick Farmall H tractor with attached grain drill, either at or near the company's experimental farm in Hinsdale.

Date: 1856 

Description: Page from catalog for Atkins' Automaton, or self-raking reaper and mower. Features an illustration of a man using a team of two horses to pull the machiner...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of a man and a girl or young woman standing next to a market stand which has melons, roots, and other foods. The man is wearing...

Date: 1915 

Description: Advertising poster for Mogul 10-20 Kerosene tractors featuring a color illustration of the tractor and black and white illustrations of parts and features....

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Ziemer Auction

Date: 1979-09 

Description: "The Ziemer auction is being held at the Dog's farm on County P."

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men on a city street with bales of cotton loaded onto wagons, possibly in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

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Weighing Cotton

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Men weigh(?) bales of cotton on a wooden platform, while other men load or unload bales onto a wagon drawn by mules.

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Farmer and Beehives

Date:  

Description: An unidentified Wisconsin farmer surrounded by his beehives.

Date:  

Description: The milk is pasteurized for the first step in the cheesemaking process. Milk is heated to 161 degrees, held at that temperature for 15 seconds, and then co...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the exterior of the Gwaltney and Bunkley Peanut Factory, with men loading full sacks onto wagons pulled by horses. Text on the photograph reads,...

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Man in field loading a horse-drawn wagon with silage corn.

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DDT Application

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men pumping DDT from a tank on the back of a truck to be sprayed into a field.

Date: 1874 

Description: Illustration of a man operating a McCormick mower pulled by a team horses, under the headline "To-Hjulet Mower."

Date: 1946 

Description: Alfred Schlepman uses a Farmall Cub tractor outfitted with a 172 A one-row runner planter with a edge drop hopper.

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