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Canning Corn

Canning Corn | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.
Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.
Image ID:6849
Creation Date: 1927
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
Collection Name:McCormick - International Harvester
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 13Z, Box 50, Folder 2
Original Dimensions:9.25 x 7.25 inches
A date at the top of the photograph reads, "May 29, 1926." The original typewritten caption reads, "Summer 1927. Title: Canning. These people canned 2500 #2 cans of corn with simple house equipment. They marketed it all to the people of the small Illinois towns near them. Burpee Can Sealer Co. Chicago, Ill. Cut 7622." Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department. Folder: Canning
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