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McCormick-Deering Farmall H Tractor with Hemp Turning Machine | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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McCormick-Deering Farmall H Tractor with Hemp Turning Machine

McCormick-Deering Farmall H Tractor with Hemp Turning Machine | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Slightly elevated view of farmer Axel Anderson in his barnyard on a Farmall H tractor with a hemp turning machine. The hemp turning machine was made by the Tower Co. of Mendota, Illinois. The machine picks up the hemp and elevates it to a turntable where it is taken to the other side and dropped back to the ground, turning as it falls.
DESCRIPTION
Slightly elevated view of farmer Axel Anderson in his barnyard on a Farmall H tractor with a hemp turning machine. The hemp turning machine was made by the Tower Co. of Mendota, Illinois. The machine picks up the hemp and elevates it to a turntable where it is taken to the other side and dropped back to the ground, turning as it falls.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:6972
Creation Date: 1943
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:Mason City
County:
State:Iowa
Collection Name:Photo albums, circa 1899-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, Album 490 pg. 62
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Agricultural machinery
Hemp
Tractors
Barns
Trees
Clothing and dress
Hats
Work clothes
Rural areas
Farm buildings
Farms
Men
Outdoor photography
Farmers

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