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  • Subject (Images): Mules
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    • Farming Scene

    • 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920
    • Benson Museum of Local History
    • A man and a woman in a mule-drawn wagon near a cornfield.
    • First Mule Day Parade

    • 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Benson Museum of Local History
    • J. Frank Woodall's float
    • Andrew Jackson Wheeler

    • 1950
    • Benson Museum of Local History
    • Andrew Jackson Wheeler, Sr. with mule, 1st Mule Days Grand Champion, 1950
    • Mule Days Parade, 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960
    • Benson Museum of Local History
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    • Mule and Tobacco Drag

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Photos show a tobacco drag being pulled by a mule down a dirt path. The mule is being driven by an African American farm worker. Behind them is a field. On the far side of the field are tobacco barns and out buildings.
    • Benson, N.C. Mule Day parade

    • 1951
    • Harnett County Public Library
    • The building is the post office building (now an office building beside railroad tracks in Benson. Date on back of picture, December 1, 1951
    • Mule and Farmer in Tobacco Field

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image is a long shot showing an African American farm worker driving a tobacco drag, or sled, across an empty plowed field. The tobacco drag is pulled by a mule.
    • Tobacco Barn and Mule

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image is a long shot of a tobacco barn showing harvested and cured tobacco under the front shed. Under the shed on the right, stacks of tobacco sticks can be seen. Farm workers are visible in the photo as well as a tobacco drag, or sled, pulled...
    • Tobacco

    • 1956
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows a woman, at the right, stringing (also known as tying or looping) tobacco to tobacco sticks. A young boy is handing tobacco to her for stringing. Behind him is a tobacco drag containing the leaves.
    • Tobacco Stringing

    • 1957
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows African American woman tying, or stringing, tobacco. A woman is handing her tobacco in the right of the photo. A stack of tobacco sticks can be seen to the left. Behind her a young African American girl can be seen. A mule stands...
    • Mule at Auction

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    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows a mule at auction. The man leading it is examining the mule's teeth.
    • High Rock Farm

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    • Rockingham Community College
    • Farm workers hauling hay with a team of mules outside of High Rock house. The Federal style house was built in 1830 for Joseph and Polly Scales McCain. Located SE of Reidsville, NC in the Williamsburg area. National Register of Historic Places.
    • Wentworth street scene

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    • Rockingham Community College
    • Dr. Sam Buck Ellington with mule in Wentworth, NC. On left in background is the old Rockingham County jail, built in 1858 and demolished in 1910. On right in the background is the Thomas Anderson Ratliffe store, later Garfield Wilson's Wentworth...
    • Moving house from Avalon to Mayodan

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    • Rockingham Community College
    • Postcard with photo of Bill Lewis and his team moving a house from Avalon to Mayodan, NC after the Avalon Mill fire of 15 June 1911.
    • Mule Powered Road Crew

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    • Rockingham Community College
    • Founded in 1909 by a young man with a 3rd grade education, the Nello L. Teer Company, based in Durham, North Carolina, grew to be a major construction company with projects including the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Raleigh-Durham International...

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