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Tall-tale Postcard: Plenty Potatoes | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Tall-tale Postcard: Plenty Potatoes

Tall-tale Postcard: Plenty Potatoes | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes and men. An inscription on the upper portion of the postcard reads, "The kind we raise at Abbotsford, Wis."
DESCRIPTION
Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes and men. An inscription on the upper portion of the postcard reads, "The kind we raise at Abbotsford, Wis."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:44424
Creation Date: 1912
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
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Horses
Tall tales in art
Clothing and dress
Hats
Farm produce
Men
Horse-drawn vehicles
Agricultural laborers
Potatoes

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