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Farm boys from Rutherfordton High School thinning timber

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Title:
Farm boys from Rutherfordton High School thinning timber
Subjects:
Agricultural students
Forest management
Forest thinning
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0036-003-009
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 [#439] by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester; Farm boys from the Rutherfordton High School getting first-hand information on timber thinning at the farm of J. C. Buff, near Rutherfordton. These boys boys thinned 1/10 acre, cutting 1.5 cords of fire wood from 29 cull trees, leaving 35 trees (350 per acre) standing for future crops of high class materials.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Rutherfordton (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs