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Corn being shucked on Ridgeway farm

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Item information

Title:
Corn being shucked on Ridgeway farm
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Corn -- Husking
African American farmers
Agricultural extension workers
Farms
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
9 x 15 cm
Item identifier:
0050205
Photographer:
Jones, R. E. more info on Jones, R. E. (Robert Earle) 
Created Date:
Description:
Corn being shucked on the farm of Jim Jordan in Ridgeway, North Carolina. The corn is from three acres of land, making 75 bushels per acre, November 8, 1939. At the extreme right of the photograph is Mr. C. S. Wynn, a county agent
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Ridgeway (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
Living Off the Land

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Crop and soil science. Vegetable crops (UA023.007.085) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Note field:
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Rights:
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Funding:
Digitization of this material was made possible, in part, through the support of the North Carolina Farm Bureau, the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation, and the North Carolina Tobacco Research Commission.