Alfalfa in Polk County, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2017.001.019

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Alfalfa in Polk County, Wisconsin


  • [between 1911 and 1922] (creation)


1 photograph : photomechanical print ; sheet 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

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Picture postcard with an image of a man--W.F. Mowey of Balsam Lake--standing in an alfalfa field, and another image of a stick in an alfalfa field showing 36 inches. "Big yields of this 'King of Forage Crops' on our splendid dairy and stock farms. Baker Land and Title Co., St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin." Printed on Kruxo paper (Kruxo used as divider 1911-1922). Unused.

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This item is made available by the University Archives & Area Research Center, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, for personal, educational, and research purposes in accordance with the Fair Use provisions of Copyright Act of 1976. Other uses may require permission from the copyright owner.

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Cataloged by kdo, 03/31/2017

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Purchased February 24, 2017, on eBay from Chippewa City/Ostlie Archive, Decorah IA.

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Minneapolis, Minn. : Photo Advertising Co., [1911-1922]

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