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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a dress and hat is operating a McCormick grain binder pulled by two oxen through a field. Well-dressed men, women and a young child look on...

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: View over wire fence towards a woman standing behind a donkey holding her by the halter. The donkey's foal stands in front of her. A small barn with an ope...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men use a McCormick grain binder to harvest a crop on a hill overlooking a valley. Town buildings are on a hill in the far background. Two women and two ch...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of men use a McCormick grain binder in a field.

Photograph

Dairy Days Parade

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...

Date: 1975-09-25 

Description: Seven-year-old LuRae Criscione watches the International Harvester United States Armed Forces Bicentennial Caravan. LuRae is dressed in red, white, and blu...

Photograph

Nels Dahl Family

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: The Nels Dahl family posed in front of their home on Main Street in DeForest. From left to right they are Emma, Ingeborg Ronjum Dahl, Ida, Bertha, Tina, Le...

Photograph

Tractor Pull

Date: 1984-09 

Description: "Theresa Lions Tractor Pull."

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of students and a teacher sit at desks in a classroom while listening to a lesson on the dangers of house flies. Agricultural lecture charts about...

Photograph

Harvester-Thresher

Date: 1925-09-30 

Description: Elevated view of three farmers operating a harvester-thresher (combine) with a team of nine horses.

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Description: When making Cheddar Cheese, slabs of cheese are turned and packed, which is called, "Cheddaring."

Date: 1912 

Description: Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes...

Date: 1901 

Description: View across pasture towards two horse-drawn carriages on the August Pautz farm. Two people sit in each carriage, and two women and a child stand on the lef...

Photograph

Fishing

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View across water towards a group of pupils from the Dyer School fishing from the banks of a stream "about a mile south of school." They are using long can...

Date: 1913 

Description: Governor Cox stands on a platform to address a crowd on the subject of alfalfa at the farm of Joe Wing.

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Boring tractor, featuring a color illustration of a man using the tractor to work in a farm field.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer on a horse-drawn manure spreader pulling out of barn. Another farm building is on the left. A small girl, possibly a daughter, is peering out from b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man poses in a harvested wheatfield. Harvested wheat lies in bundles in the field. In the distance, hilly land can be seen. Text on photograph reads: "Ex...

Date: 1939 

Description: Exterior view of the Oskaloosa Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. A group of men and young boys pose near a Farmall A Tractor, and o...

Photograph

Farm Scene

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A farm scene with a fence and gate, and milk can in the foreground. In the background is a large barn with a stone foundation, with a man walking nearby.

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