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  • Subject (Images): Farming
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    • Corn Shucking at Riley Ferguson farm, Rush Fork

    • 1908
    • Haywood County Public Library
    • Pictured left to right: Zephie Williams (Walker), Laura Haney (Smith), Texie Wiliams, Eunice Williams, Bertha Haney (Green). Kneeling in shucks is Ferguson's only son, Weaver, who died the next year. The first man standing behind is John Haney and...
    • Mack D. Brown Farm

    • 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920
    • Davie County Public Library
    • The Brown farm stood at the site of the current Ingersoll-Rand plant. Kathryn Brown, Clayton Brown, and Meek A. Brown deeded their farmland to Masland Duraleather Company in 1960 which subsequently deeded it to Ingersoll-Rand in 1968. Mack Brown...
    • Wheat threshing in Stanly County

    • 1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935
    • Stanly County Museum
    • A wheat threshing in progress in Stanly County. Standing just to the left of the tractor's wheel is Jim Lowder, who owned the thresher Standing beside him is Lowder's youngest son Curt Lowder. Lonzo and Henry Lowder, sons of Jim Lowder, stand...
    • Ed Swayngim Farm

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Haywood County Public Library
    • Ed Swayngim's farm in the Crymes Cove area of Frances Cove. He was one of the first Haywood County commercial strawberry growers.
    • Corn Seeds and Product

    • 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
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    • Watson Seed Farms Buildings

    • 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
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    • Watson Seed Dryer Plant Wind Tunnel

    • 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
    • Watson Seed Dryer Plant Wind Tunnel to direct air for drying seed corn to 13% moisture. Two identical photographs, one with a caption.
    • Watson Seed Farms Seeds

    • 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
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    • Verlin Evans of Dellwood in Burly Tobacco Field

    • 1950
    • Haywood County Public Library
    • Silage corn in background. Rock house was Verlin and Essie Evans home. Shed at end of house was the 'smoke house'. Pasture in background for 293 milk cows. Late 1950.
    • Van Watson Inspecting Oats Seed Field

    • 1952
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
    • Van Watson inspecting oats seed field. Watson Seed Farms INC had 33 stick tobacco barns and raised 100 acres of flue cured tobacco. Watson Seed Farm also raised Hybrid Seed Corn, seed wheat and seed soybeans. There were 486 Watson Seed Dealers from...
    • Win-Mock Farm

    • 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Davie County Public Library
    • S. Clay Williams, a former president of Reynolds Tobacco, purchased hundreds of acres in eastern Davie County and built one of the largest dairies in North Carolina in the late 1920s. In 1949, the Bahnson family bought 1200 acres of Williams'...
    • Man Feeding Cattle by Boat

    • 1963
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows a man delivering feed to his cattle by boat. Cattle are on what appears to be the only dry ground around in the vicinity.
    • Making A Living Goldrock Farms Inc., All American Team One, with Captions

    • 2000
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.)
    • Collection of photographs of the Goldrock Farms INC. Team One. American flue cured tobacco farmers are mandated by law to plant the higher nicotine tobacco varieties. $14.72 per tobacco pound federal excise tax. This tobacco sold for $1.88/lb....

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