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Farmer Making Soap

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The farmer and his wife are making soap outdoors. Lye is made by letting rain water seep through wood ashes for several months. Lye and fat produce soap. T...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: An American flag flies from a McCormick grain binder as it is pulled through a field by four horses.

Date: 2004 

Description: This barn is a short distance from Cty Tr AY at W1800 Willow Rd (Section 5). Donna Kertscher is an owner.

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Two Cows in Field

Date:  

Description: Two cows with horns stand in a field while looking at the camera. In the background is part of a house or barn, a barrel, and a person holding a milk can....

Date: 1920-06-21 

Description: An Australian farmer uses a team of five horses and a stripper-harvester to complete field work.

Date: 2004 

Description: This is a very old building on the Leo and Helen Bonack property.

Date: 1903 

Description: Johanna, Jennie, Edgar, and William Krueger husking corn in a cleared cornfield. Corn shocks are scattered around the field. Farm buildings are in the far...

Date: 1914 

Description: A farmer uses a Deering(?) grain binder pulled by four horses.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Three-quarter view from rear left side of a farmer in a field operating a McCormick Farmall M tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the backgr...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Men pose with a McCormick-Deering 8-roll husker and shredder owned by the Wild Creek Threshing Company.

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Description: A man wearing a hat drives a McCormick-Deering 10-20(?) tractor while pulling an unidentified implement. A handwritten note underneath the image reads, "Ne...

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Mowing Machine

Date: 1927-06 

Description: A mowing machine with its cutter raised rests near the entrance to a barn as a man walks nearby while carrying a metal bucket. The photograph was staged o...

Date: 1920-06-21 

Description: Farmer using a horse-drawn International stripper-harvester in a field in Australia.

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: Holzlhuber describes this farm in his journal: "This farm is situated in the midst of fertile soil which had already been cultivated for several miles far...

Date: 1936 

Description: McCormick-Deering Farm Machine brochure imprinted with the dealership name of Polson Implement Co., Seattle, Washington. Features a photograph of a man ope...

Photograph

Fred Essers Farm

Date: 1937 

Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...

Photograph

Woelfel Hay Stack

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a farmer from top of straw stack. The man uses a fork to push down the straw as more is being blown onto the pile from a thresher. More men in work...

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Cranberry Harvest

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men harvesting cranberries with cranberry rakes in Wisconsin marshes. There is a barge near them on the right.

Date: 2004 

Description: Larry Luhn lives at W1429 McArthur Rd (Section 16). Larry took over the farm from his parents, Erhard and Myrtle Luhn. They acquired the farm from Erhard's...

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Description: A child could count in rounded numbers
the Christmas chance of pudding from the sky

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