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Tall-tale Postcard: One of the Squash

Tall-tale Postcard: One of the Squash | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
DESCRIPTION
Three smiling children wearing white sitting atop a gigantic, dark squash. Text in top left corner reads, "Beaver Dam, Wis." Fence lines back of squash. Title "One of the Squash," clipped at the bottom of card. Trees and houses in background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:44413
Creation Date:1910   ca.
Creator Name:Johnson, Alfred Stanley, Jr.
City:Waupun
County:Fond du Lac
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Exaggerated postcards, after 1900)
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 3565.5
Original Dimensions:5 x 3.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Photographer's card no. 119.
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Vegetables
Tall tales in art
Dresses
Farm produce
Fences
Children
Outdoor recreation
Play

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