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Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Two men stand by a corn binder in a field while a young girl sits on a horse.

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Corn Harvesting

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Farmers using a horse-drawn corn picker and wagon to harvest corn.

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Description: A woman and a boy stand near numerous piles of firewood and look at the leftover wood chippings.

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New Subdivision

Date: 1978-02-02 

Description: "The camera looks to the new subdivision and beyond."

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Jake Rascof uses a horse-drawn corn binder in a field.

Date: 1966-10 ca.

Description: A pickup is parked outside two agricultural buildings on a dairy farm. A white fence encloses the two buildings.

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Residential Housing

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View down road of mass-produced residential housing with farm in background.

Photograph

Bushel of Potatoes

Date: 1895-09-26 

Description: A pile of potatoes, weighing one hundred and seventy-four pounds, sits next to an overturned bushel basket on the potato field of Henry Kuepper. Stumps and...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Rear view of a horse-drawn corn binder in operation.

Date: 2004 

Description: Ronald and Kathleen Steger, who refused to be in the picture, live at W2372 McArthur Rd (Section 18). They lived here 31 years and last milked cows on July...

Photograph

A Cow in Winter

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Cow standing in pond off Old State Road in DeKalb County.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several farm workers pose in front of a hay barn with a team of horses.

Date: 2004 

Description: Kevin Wulff lives at N8134 Cty Trk AY. With the help of some miracle drugs, Kevin has won the battle with a rheumatoid arthritis problem.

Date: 2004 

Description: LaValle Christian was born here and lived here for 63 years. They quit milking in 1976.

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Boy with Pail

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A boy wearing overalls and a straw hat carrying a metal pail across a barnyard.

Date: 2004 

Description: The Dean Adelmeyer family has lived here since 1992. Cows were last milked here in the 1960s. The Leonard and Olive Steger family lived here.

Date: 1936-08-14 

Description: Farm and field near a rural tree-lined road. Cars and trucks can be seen in the distance.

Date: 1916 

Description: Interior spread of a booklet produced by the Rock Island Plow Company to advertise Heider tractors. The advertisement features a color illustration of the...

Date: 1926-05-13 

Description: A man operates a manure spreader pulled by two horses in a field. There is a dog standing in the foreground on the right. The original caption reads, "Bern...

Date: 1880 

Description: Page from Eclipse Wind Engine Co. [Beloit, Wisconsin] catalog featuring an illustration of an Eclipse Wind Engine installed in a barn. A cut-away view show...

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