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"McCormick Day" at Fountain City | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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"McCormick Day" at Fountain City

"McCormick Day" at Fountain City | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Elevated view of people, horses, and wagons gathered in the center of Fountain City to celebrate McCormick Day. Scherer's Hotel is at left. The event was organized by a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealer to publicize the delivery of new machines to customers.
DESCRIPTION
Elevated view of people, horses, and wagons gathered in the center of Fountain City to celebrate McCormick Day. Scherer's Hotel is at left. The event was organized by a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealer to publicize the delivery of new machines to customers.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:25582
Creation Date:circa 1890
Creator Name:Gesell, Gerhard
City:Fountain City
County:Buffalo
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Gerhard Gesell photographs and negatives, circa 1875-1950
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, b/w copy
Original Format Number:(G473)149
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Agricultural exhibitions
Agricultural machinery
Horses
Cities and towns
Crowds
Outdoor photography
Parades
Electric power
Hotels
Banners
Signs and signboards
Wagons
Roads
Horse-drawn vehicles
Clothing and dress
Hats

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