Farm and Home Week

Riddick Field, NC State University (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Farm and Home Week
Topics:
Agriculture
Community and Extension
Subjects:
Agricultural extension workers
Congresses and conventions
Farmers
Original Format:
Black and white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-007-bx0022-009-047
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Transcribed from attached sheet: The farm and home agents are decorating the stage for their evening program held on Riddick Field on the west side of the stadium at N. C. State College during Farm and Home Week. A different group of agents each afternoon were responsible for the decoration of the stage for the evening program which started immediately after supper for the enjoyment of the farmers and their wives. The palms and ferns were kept in a cool room under the stadium except during the time they were used on the platform each afternoon. Counties participating in the decoration of the stage at the time this picture was taken were Nash, Chowan, Camden, Dare and Currituck. A special program was provided on Governor Hoey spoke to the farmers and farm women over WPTF from this platform during the evening.
Names:
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service more info on North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service 
North Carolina State College more info on North Carolina State College 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: North Carolina State University, Wallace Carl Riddick Field (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Shumaker, Ross Edward, 1889-1960 
Built:
Street:
NC State University Campus
Community:
NC State University
State:
NC