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Extension Agent J.W. Jeffries conducting a class in Wood-cutting and Timber Thinning

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Title:
Extension Agent J.W. Jeffries conducting a class in Wood-cutting and Timber Thinning
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
African American farmers
Small-scale forestry
Forestry extension workers
African Americans -- History
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0014-015-001
Photographer:
Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967 
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester. #239. 1929. J. W. Jeffries, Local Negro Agent, Alamance County, conducting a class in "Wood-cutting and Timber Thinning" at the farm of W.Q. McCauley. Jeffries says, "This is the first time that some of these people have been to an Extension Meeting." They showed a good interest in the problem of growing wood for tobacco curing and home use.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:
North Carolina State College. School of Forestry more info on North Carolina State College. School of Forestry 
Jeffries, J. W. more info on Jeffries, J. W. 
Location:
Alamance County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs