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Hubbard Bee Hive Advertisement

Hubbard Bee Hive Advertisement
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Title: Hubbard Bee Hive Advertisement
Description: Newspaper clipping of an advertisement for the Hubbard Bee Hive illustrating contrasting types of beekeeping. The illustration is of two yards of beehives separated by a fence. On the left is a man holding a hand up to his head while crouching near a beehive. He appears to be dropping a hive frame while bees fly around his head. Behind him a young girl runs away while bees fly after her. On the right a man is calmly holding a frame of bees, while behind him a young girl stands ready holding a tray. Patented in January of 1883 by G.K. Hubbard of Lagrange, Indiana.

Image ID: 104037
Classified File
Genre: Newspaper Article/Clipping
Subjects: Dwellings
Bee culture
Clothing and dress
Implements, utensils, etc.
Suits (Clothing)

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