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Bees Swarming on Traffic Signal

Bees Swarming on Traffic Signal
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Title: Bees Swarming on Traffic Signal
Description: Photograph of a swarm of bees on an "iron Policeman" in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Caption reads: "One of the most noval [sic] pictures ever taken or ever published. It shows honey bees swarming on an iron 'Policeman' on Second Avenue & Second Street, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. One of the busiest intersections of the downtown business section. This picture was obtained by Dale W. Welch, 112 South Henry Street, Madison, Wisconsin."

Image ID: 105521
Welch, Dale W.
City, State: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Wisconsin Honey Producers Association : Records, 1875-1979
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Traffic signs and signals
Bee culture
Indoor photography

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