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Ploughing, Russia
Ploughing, Russia
TitlePloughing, Russia
Date of OriginalSummer 1903
CreatorBolley, Henry Luke, 1865-1956
Creator RolePhotographer;
DescriptionAn agricultural laborer using a horse-drawn sokha in a field. Another horse-drawn sokha seems to be coming up behind the farmer.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectAgriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Plowing
Agricultural laborers
LocationGorbotov (Russia)
Item NumberBol.54
Format of OriginalLantern slides
Dimensions of Original9 x 11 cm.
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"Russian plow (Sokha), Gorchof, Russia"
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Biography/HistoryA sokha was a Russian light wooden plough. Since the town of "Gorchof" does not exist, there is a good chance that Bolley meant Gorbatov, a small town in the Nizhni Novgorod Oblast.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, University Archives
Repository CollectionH.L. Bolley Photography Collection
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineUniversity Archives, NDSU, Fargo (Bol. 54)
Digital IDbo000053
Original SourceLantern Slides
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