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Item information

Title:
Yesterday and Today, Tobacco Harvesting
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Tobacco
Tobacco curing
Tobacco industry -- North Carolina
Tobacco -- Harvesting
Tobacco farmers
Agricultural laborers
Item identifier:
ua100_014-006-cn0057-021-001
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
Color film, silent. Shows footage of a mechanical tobacco harvester (Roanoke Harvester) harvesting tobacco and then the tobacco being packed for bulk curing. Filmed in the early 1960s
Digital Project:
Cultivating a Revolution

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
North Carolina State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Records, 1928-2008 (UA100.014) held by
Note field:
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Rights:
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Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.