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Hiram Rube Reflects on His Experiences in North Dakota
Hiram Rube Reflects on His Experiences in North Dakota
TitleHiram Rube Reflects on His Experiences in North Dakota
Date of Original1916-05-11
CreatorBaer, John Miller, 1886-1970
Creator RoleArtist
DescriptionFarmer, called Hiram Rube, outlines his history of farm mortgages from 1886 to 1916.
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General SubjectPolitics & Government
Subject (LCTGM)Farmers
Mortgages
Personal NameRube, Hiram (Symbolic character)
Organization NameNational Nonpartisan League
LocationNorth Dakota
United States
Decade1910-1919
Item NumberHD1485.N4 N66
Format of OriginalDrawings
Dimensions of Original10 x 25 cm.
Publisher of OriginalNational Nonpartisan League
Place of PublicationFargo (N.D.)
Transcription"This is what Big Biz calls 'high financing' among the farmers" - Caption below cartoon.
"1886 When I proved up I was young, strong and ambitious so I put a mortgage on my farm to buy some horses" - First panel text; " 1896 Then, I had a short crop and I put a mortgage on my horses to buy some modern machinery" - Second panel text; "1906 Latter I had to put a mortgage on my machinery to build a barn. I was paying 12% all this time" - Third panel text; "1916 Now I will have to put a mortgage on my crop to prevent foreclosure on the whole D-- works and I aint even got a decent home yet" - Final panel text.
NotesTitle from caption.
Ill. in: Nonpartisan Leader, May 11, 1916, p. 2.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionNonpartisan Leader periodical collection HD1485.N4 N66
Collection Finding Aidhttp://hdl.handle.net/10365/6983
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (HD1485.N4 N66)
Rights ManagementIn public domain.
Languageeng;
Digital IDNPL00095
Original SourceNonpartisan Leader, May 11, 1916
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