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Forty binders cutting and binding grain on Dalrymple farm, Casselton, N.D.
Forty binders cutting and binding grain on Dalrymple farm, Casselton, N.D.
TitleForty binders cutting and binding grain on Dalrymple farm, Casselton, N.D.
Date of Original1890
DescriptionForty binders work to cut and bind grain on the Dalrymple farm near Casselton, N.D.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAgriculture
Animals
Rural views
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Harvesting
Harvesting machinery
Horses
Subject (Local)Binding grain
Organization NameDalrymple Farm (N.D.)
LocationCasselton (N.D.)
Decade1890-1899
Item Number00063-0014
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Some 40 binders cutting the grain on Dalrymple's 20, 000 acres farm by Casselton, N. Dak. World's largest farm in 1890. Donated to N. Dak. Museum by Theo Mattson, Little Falls, Minn. Keep out of strong light"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
"Harvesting the 'golden grain' 1890. Rear view"--Typewritten on label affixed to front of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota Studies eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryReaping the wheat on the Dalrymple Farm in 1890. Binders were operated by one man who used several levers to cut and bind the wheat into bundles. In this scene, 40 binders are at work in one field.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionTheo Mattson Photograph Collection 00063
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00063-0014)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh000630014
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