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    • Larsen Tractor Museum, Records

    • Agricultural machinery & implements; Basin Lister
    • Basin-lister development by Lester Larsen, 1938-1939. The accompanying text reads" "We next attempted to make a wheel that would have a flexible rim so that the wheel would fit the furrow. This did not prove to be at all satisfactory as the...
    • Larsen Tractor Museum, Records

    • Agricultural machinery & implements; Chase Plow Co.
    • Basin-lister development by Lester Larsen was performed by Lester on fiedlds in Kansas during 1938-1939. Three-quarter view of lister in front of a field which had been "listered" already. At the time of writing this text, the reason that the idea...
    • Letter from Frank Berigan

    • BERIGAN FRANK A. SR. 1899-1973 LIVESTOCK WORKERS OMAHA NEB. GROSS BRICK W. A. BERIGAN BROS. LIVE STOCK COMMISSION COMPANY OMAHA NEB. RECORDS CORRESPONDENCE ANIMAL INDUSTRY NEBRASKA OMAHA
    • Letter from Frank Berigan to W. A. Gross of Pine Bluff, Wyoming. March 30, 1944. Description: Berigan mentions government dams. He also comments on labor scarcity in Omaha, Nebraska, and discusses the possibility of using prisoners of war.
    • Gulley control

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
    • From envelope labeled, "Tecumseh, Pawnee City-1934, Ravenna-1935." Brush and rock gulley erosion control dams in Pawnee County and at Ravenna with CCC labor. Tall plants grow in the foreground of this rural landscape, where six men in a gulley...
    • Gulley control

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
    • From envelope with notation, "Negatives of soil erosion work done with CCC labor and College of Agriculture Forest Service (Ivan Wood) in Pawnee and Buffalo Counties in 1935. Chas F. Fowler, former work supt." "Brush and rock gulley erosion...
    • Building a dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Fowler" Near the center of the image men with two or three teams of horses are working on a mound of earth that may be a dam. They are in a gently sloping rural landscape with few, widely scattered trees.
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Starting an earth dam for a farm pond near Alma in 1934 by CCC labor. Fowler." Eight men work among three teams of horses drawing earth-moving equipment along a broad depression between two low ridges.
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building an earth dam for a farm pond near Alma in 1934 by CCC labor. Fowler." Scattered along the perimeter of the pond and on a ridge that crosses it, a large group of men shovel dirt. Horses hitched to construction equipment stand in the...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Finishing up an earth stock water dam near Alma in 1934 by CCC labor. Fowler." Scattered along the perimeter of the pond and on a ridge that crosses it, a large group of men shovel dirt and transport it in wheelbarrows. A team of horses hitched...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building an earth dam for a farm pond near Alma in 1934 by CCC labor. Fowler." A large group of men are digging with shovels near the pond's perimeter and along the dam. A team of horses is drawing construction equipment down the left side of...
    • Gulley control

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams; Erosion; Soil conservation
    • From envelope with notation, "Negatives of soil erosion work done with CCC labor and College of Agriculture Forest Service (Ivan Wood) in Pawnee and Buffalo Counties in 1935. Chas F. Fowler, former work supt." "Brush and rock gulley erosion...
    • Building earth dams

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building earth dams for farm ponds and gulley control in Harlan County in 1934 with CCC labor." A team of two horses pulls grading equipment near four men who appear to be turning soil with shovels. Farther back on the right margin stand two or...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building an earth dam for a farm pond in Harlan Co. with CCC labor in 1934." In the background small groups of men stand with three teams of horses hitched to construction equipment atop an earth dam. One man stands downhill to the right of the...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building an earth dam for a farm pond in Harlan County in 1934 with CCC labor. Farmers furnished the horse power and machinery." Men stand among three teams of horses drawing grading equipment perpendicular to the dam in the background. Two men...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • From envelope labeled, "Alma, Harlan County, 1933, 1934". The image shows two large groups of men manually constructing earthworks in a relatively flat, treeless landscape. In the land between the two groups, men drive two teams of horses pulling...
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • From envelope labeled, "Alma, Harlan County, 1933, 1934." A large, scattered group of men works manually constructing earthworks in a relatively flat, treeless landscape. On the right three teams of horses pull earth-moving equipment.
    • Building an earth dam

    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Dams
    • "Building an earth dam for a farm poind in Harlan County in 1934 with CCC labor." In the foreground two men drive a team of four mules drawing a grader. In the right, center, and left background three more pairs of men guide horse drawn graders. ...

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