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Farm workers shearing sheep in a barn, Cape Neddick, York, Maine, undated

PC001.02.01.USME.1920.0100.001 (RS81339)

Description

Three men shear sheep inside a barn. One man stands over the sheep to shave it and the other men have a sheep lying on a table shaving it. Sheep wool is in a pile on a blanket next to a hay stall.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 3/4 x 10 inches
Inscriptions
Order date Oct.30, 1939.
(handwritten)
Dimensions
7 3/4x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
172974
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USME.1920.0100.001

Record details

Originator
Quimby, Frederick B., 1868-1896 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
agriculture
barns
farmers
farms
laborers
shears (cutting tools)
wool (hair)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Agricultural laborers
Sheep-shearing
Places
York county (Maine) [county]
Cape Neddick (York county, Maine)

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