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Planting Potatoes

Date: 1919 

Description: A man wearing a wide-brimmed hat and overalls sits behind a team of two horses while planting potatoes at the International Harvester Company experimental...

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Description: Two men corral several horses in front of a barn that is possibly Abe Bailey's.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Men in a field with low hills in the background. Several men are on horseback. One man is riding a horse-drawn corn binder. All the men are wearing sombrer...

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...

Date: 2004 

Description: Debbie and Kevin Steger and sons, William and Joseph, live at W2230 McArthur Rd (Section 18). They milk 50 cows.

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Early Reaper

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Description: Bearded man operating a reaper drawn by two brown horses. The reaper appears to be an early model.

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Avery tractors. A color illustration depicts a man using the tractor in a farm field. The caption at top reads, "The T...

Date: 1918 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Moline Universal tractor two-row cultivator. The pamphlet features a photograph of a farmer using the equipment i...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man wearing a bowler hat, tie, and suspenders holds milking equipment while standing near a row of cows inside a barn. Another man stands in the backgrou...

Date: 1992 ca.

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

Date: 1919 

Description: Advertisement for the Twin City 12-20 tractor featuring six photographs of the machine at work in farm fields along with the caption, "Utility, Performance...

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Push Binder

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A farmer uses a team of six mules to power a push binder through a field. The farmer is shaded by an umbrella. The advertisement on the umbrella reads, "Ha...

Date: 2004 

Description: Kevin and Debbie Steger took over the farm from Kevin's parents, Jerome and LaVerna, who acquired the farm in 1943.

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Farm Buildings

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across fields of a frame house and farm buildings, with a large supply of logs, near a forested area.

Date: 1961 

Description: A man stands on an elevated platform attached to a tractor in a field while taking photographs of a hay baler in use at Hickory Hill, International Harvest...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Man and boy, possibly father and son, drive an International Model M truck on rough dirt road near a fence.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men pose in a field near a McCormick grain binder drawn by two mules.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A group of farm workers harvests grain in a field. One of the crew members operates a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses. A man in a dark suit, pe...

Date: 1859 

Description: Flyer and order form advertising McCormick's Reaper and Mower. Features the headline "15,000 sold in the last 4 years" under an illustration of the reaper...

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Heg Farm

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Heg Farm. The home was built by the Hegs after their immigration from Lier, Norway in 1840 and before the Civil War. The barn (back seen in image ID 41495)...

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