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Harvest Tales

North Central Kansas

Ottawa County

Harvest stories submitted by Kansans for the online exhibit, Wheat People.
Submit your own at KansasMuseum@kshs.org.

Marie Brown

1911 Photographic Postcard of Threshing

Marie Brown of Bennington mailed this photo postcard to a friend in 1911. She noted on the back of the card, "This threshing rig is our own."

 

Brown family threshing rig

 

"Harvest Tales" is part of the online exhibit, Wheat People:  Celebrating Kansas Harvest.