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Combination tobacco and sweet potato curing house made of concrete blocks

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Item information

Title:
Combination tobacco and sweet potato curing house made of concrete blocks
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Agricultural buildings
Barns -- Design and construction
Concrete blocks
Sweet potatoes -- Curing
Tobacco
Tobacco curing
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-007-bx0027-001-007
Photographer:
Arnold, E. V. more info on Arnold, E. V. 
Created Date:
Description:
Combination tobacco and sweet potato curing house made of concrete blocks, Fountain, North Carolina, August 1928. The curing house is 16 x 16 and owned by J. C. Parker who appears in the picture with his little daughter. Mr. Parker made the blocks for his barn at a cost of $125.00. Overall cost $250.00; Made by E.F. Arnold, County Agent. Subject - Combination Tobacco and Sweet Potato Curing House, Pitt County. Remarks - Owned by J.C. Parker, Fountain, N.C. Made of concrete blocks at a cost of $250.00. It is 16 x 16. Mr. Parker made the blocks for his barn at a cost of $125.00
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Fountain (Pitt County, N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
Living Off the Land

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Agricultural Extension and Research services (UA023.007) 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.