There's Something Special About These 19 Oregon Farms From The Past. Oregon has a long history of farming and agriculture. Take a look at these amazing, bucolic photographs of Oregon farmland taken between 1936-1943.

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Jul 12, 2013· It's Friday, which means here at Modern Farmer HQ we like to kick back and take a trip through the photography archives of the Library of Congress. From finding sweet-as-heck vintage victory garden posters to wondrous old-school farming pics, it's probably the most fun you can possibly have on the Internet.. By the end of the 1800s and the beginning of the 1900s, steam- and gasoline ...

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Jan 25, 2019 - Explore Henhouse252's board "Vintage Photos, 1800's", followed by 155 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vintage photos, Old photos, Civil war era.

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The Library of Congress (LC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States. It is the oldest federal cultural institution in the United States. The library is housed in three buildings on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.; it also maintains the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center in Culpeper, ia.

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Jun 19, 2017· The Library of Congress, founded in 1800, is a book lover's dream. With 164 million items and 1,350 kilometers of bookshelves, it's the world's largest library. Even if you can't get to Washington to visit the marble and granite Library of Congress, across the street from the U.S. Capitol, you can take a virtual tour of the Italianate ...

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New Jersey 1795 from the Library of Congress: New Jersey 1795: New Jersey 1802: New Jersey 1834: New Jersey 1826: New Jersey 1845: New Jersey 1856: New Jersey 1860 (from the Chester Library) | About this map : 40 miles around New York 1867; from the Library of Congress: Coal of Pennsylvania to New York via Perth Amboy 1868 ) New Jersey 1872 ...

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Digital Collections Explore 894,620 items digitized from The New York Public Library 's collections. This site is a living database with new materials added every day, featuring prints, photographs, maps, manuscripts, streaming video, and more.

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The first Amish came to America from Europe in the early 1700s to participate in William Penn's "holy experiment" of religious tolerance. Most settlers landed in Pennsylvania, but later spread ...

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For more than two thousand years, Ethiopia's ox-plow agricultural system was the most efficient and innovative in Africa, but has been afflicted in the recent past by a series of crises: famine, declining productivity, and losses in biodiversity. James C. McCann analyzes the last two hundred years of agricultural history in Ethiopia to determine whether the ox-plow agricultural system has ...

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The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, and it serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with more than 162 million items. The collections include books, sound recordings, motion pictures, photographs, maps, and manuscripts.

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History of Congress and the Capitol. Prologue. ... Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress ... After the civil war, the country faced dramatic change as a landscape of farms and villages yielded to factories and sprawling cities. An abundance of labor and plentiful raw materials brought prosperity to many, and the image of the ...

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The Washburn leader. [volume] (Washburn, McLean County, N.D.) 1890-1986, April 05, 1907, Image 5, brought to you by State Historical Society of North Dakota, and the National Digital Newspaper Program.

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Jun 28, 2013· 30 Shocking Photos Of Child Labor Between 1908 And 1916 The impact of these images, by photographer Lewis Hine, were instrumental in …

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A fleet of Farmall tractors cultivating cotton August 1940 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Tractors have taken the place of the mule and the plow on Hopson Plantation where day labor is used almost exclusively, displacing the old tenants on the place. Photos by Wolcott, Marion Post (1919-1990) These photographs are from the Library of Congress, Farm

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Pie Town, New Mexico, is a town with a population of about two hundred that's named for its famous baked goods. Pie Town photographs, along with 164,000 others taken by F.S.A. photographers, are now stored at the Library of Congress. Russell Lee's made his photographs in 1940, while on assignment for the Farm Security Administration.

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Dec 29, 2018· A collection of tintype photographs of houses and the people that lived in them all said to have been taken in the United States between 1855 and 1900. Sources: Rijksmuseum, Library of Congress ...

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Before New York City became the shining metropolis that we know today, with its glass and concrete skyscrapers and wide, shop-filled avenues, much of it was quiet farmland. In fact, prior to the mid-1800s, most of the area that would become New York City was all but undeveloped.

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The Prints and Photographs Online Catalog (PPOC) contains catalog records and digital images representing a rich cross-section of still pictures held by the Prints & Photographs Division and, in some cases, other units of the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress offers broad public access to these materials as a contribution to education and scholarship.

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The Library of Congress is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17, U.S.C.) or any other restrictions in the material in this collection, except as noted below. Users should keep in mind that the Library of Congress is providing access to these materials strictly for …

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The Prints and Photographs Online Catalog (PPOC) contains catalog records and digital images representing a rich cross-section of still pictures held by the Prints & Photographs Division and, in some cases, other units of the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress offers broad public access to these materials as a contribution to education and scholarship.

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Library of Congress; Library of Congress (primary author only) Author division. Library of Congress is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Library of Congress is composed of 55 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with…

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Jul 23, 2015· 30 Rare Photos From Nebraska That Will Take You Straight To The Past. Nebraska has been great since the beginning of time – we all agree on that, right? These vintage photos take us back to times long gone – from hardscrabble pioneer life to the major changes that …

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The Tennessee State Library and Archives collects and preserves books and records of historical, documentary and reference value, and promotes library and archival development throughout the state. Tennessee State Library and Archives Charles A. Sherrill, State Librarian and Archivist 403 7th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37243 615-741-2764

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The course of American history has been changed by countless inventions, from the tiny things that made everyday life different to huge landmark projects that made history. To compile a list of ...

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Selected images from the Library of Congress relating to farmers and farming, primarily in the nineteenth century; one chapter from a 1955 publication of the Prints and Photographs …

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Apr 14, 2019 - Explore msgrouch's board "Plowing With Mules", followed by 116 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Mules, Horses, Draft horses.

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Dec 21, 2015· There's Something Special About These 14 Indiana Farms and Barns From The Past. Do you like looking at old pictures? I do! I also like looking at pictures of farms and barns. We are a farming state, after all. I did some digging and I found these incredible pictures of Indiana farms and barns from the past.

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The Library of Congress > Chronicling America Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.

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