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J.B. Britt, county agent, conducting a class in "wood-cutting and timber thinning" at the farm of Turner Whitehead, Halifax County

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Title:
J.B. Britt, county agent, conducting a class in "wood-cutting and timber thinning" at the farm of Turner Whitehead, Halifax County
Subjects:
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
African American farmers
Agricultural extension work
Small-scale forestry
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0014-015-003
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. #238. 1929. J.B. Britt, county agent, conducting a class in "wood-cutting and timber thinning" at the farm of Turner Whitehead, Halifax County. This group of negroes quickly got the idea why timber should be thinned just like cotton or corn.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:
North Carolina State College. School of Forestry more info on North Carolina State College. School of Forestry 
Location:
Halifax County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs