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Description: Two teams of horses pull two self-binders through a field. The self-binder came into use after the reaper, both of which were superceded by the combine.

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified man seated with his family, with an apple in his mouth. The Ho-Chunk woman is posed sitti...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Mr. Henry and Mrs. Ella Hoffman with unidentified couple under a grape arbor.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Large group portrait of men and young boys operating a steam tractor that is being used for belt-driven threshing machinery in a field. In the foreground a...

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Description: A group of men and women stand in a field with a stump extracting rig.

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Description: Cattle pulling wagon in parade through muddy street.

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Description: A woman swings a bat in a pick-up game of baseball. Two men are in the background, along with a field mower.

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Hops Farming

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men and women posing in hop field. Most of the women are wearing aprons, and some of them are holding plants from the harvest. In the for...

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Description: Three men working with a two-horse team on a hill turning a winch to extract stumps, probably a Svenson Grubber sold by J. H. Carnahan.

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Description: Bill Payne driving a herd of large hogs through town on Main Street, possibly on the way to Adam Best's Butcher's Shop. Storefronts identified, from left t...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.

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Threshing Crew

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Description: A team of horses working with a steam tractor and threshing machine next to conical stacks of grain.

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Description: A girl stands with two horses turning a winch, probably a Svenson Grubber sold by J. H. Carnahan.

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Description: Ed Linnell stands on a steam tractor. Steam drives the horizontal piston, just behind the smokestack which runs the flywheel, on opposite side, which spu...

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Goodyear Mill

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Description: Lumberyard with railroad lines and a sawmill, probably the Goodyear Mill, three miles south of Saddle, or a mill located in McKenna.

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Farm Buildings

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Description: View across field of frame house surrounded by farm buildings.

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Description: Group portrait of man and woman posed sitting in chairs, with a young boy and a dog posed between them. An older boy stand to their right holding a gun. In...

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Windmill

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Description: View of a farm with machinery attached to the bottom of a windmill. Windmills were usually used to pump water for livestock. The water was pumped into a ta...

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Description: A young boy holds a watermelon rind while two women converse.

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