Tall-tale Postcard: Shooting the Shoots (without Carrots) | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Tall-tale Postcard: Shooting the Shoots (without Carrots)

Tall-tale Postcard: Shooting the Shoots (without Carrots) | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Shooting the Shoots."  A small girl is sliding down a wooden plank, which is resting against the door of a barn.  A short ladder leads up to the door, and inside is a stack of clothes and bags.
DESCRIPTION
Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Shooting the Shoots." A small girl is sliding down a wooden plank, which is resting against the door of a barn. A short ladder leads up to the door, and inside is a stack of clothes and bags.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:44648
Creation Date: 1913
Creator Name:Johnson, Alfred Stanley, Jr.
City:Waupun
County:Fond du Lac
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Exaggerated postcards, after 1900
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, b/w copy
Original Format Number:(X3)32491
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Photographer's card no. 654. Refer to image ID: 44649 for the final version of this composition, which would have been turned into a postcard. Waupun catalog no. P151. Made from print loaned by the Waupun Heritage Museum
SUBJECTS
Agriculture
Vegetables
Barns
Tall tales in art
Clothing and dress
Children
Infants
Outdoor recreation
Play

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