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Title
Farmer examines wheat
Collection

Photographic views of the United States

Kansas

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1862 - 1963 (Approximate)
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 12-2331
Topics
United States
Kansas
Hutchinson (Kan.)
Farmers
Wheat
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Ownership: From the Kansas portion of the 25th anniversary broadcast of the Contiental Baking Company over the CBS network
Content: Printed on mount: "Walter Pierce, wheat farmer, examines the first shoots of Pawnee wheat which he grows on his farm outside Hutchinson, Kansas. In 1941 he grew the very first test-crop of this strain of wheat, which grows into the flour used in Wonder Bread. (Pierce, who is portrayed in the Rising Wonder broadcast, appears on page 9 of the script.)"
Physical Description
Extent: Photograph : 20.6 x 25.4 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19745455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d36f52d0-c5cf-012f-2f53-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Farmer examines wheat" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-166e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Farmer examines wheat" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-166e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1963). Farmer examines wheat Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-166e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Farmer examines wheat