Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government

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Title
Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Lee, Russell, 1903-1986 (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Photographs

Lee, Russell

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1937-01
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 010197-B
Topics
Illinois -- Marseilles
Illinois -- LaSalle County
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Acquisition: Transferred from the Picture Collection, 1991
Content: Title and date from Library of Congress.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: Print Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 53696
TMS Object Number: 010197-B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22d36770-a944-0136-fc3e-2b7bff22d274
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1937: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1937. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aea1fd90-a947-0136-796b-0373f3475c73

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 30, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aea1fd90-a947-0136-796b-0373f3475c73

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1937). Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aea1fd90-a947-0136-796b-0373f3475c73

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Log cabin on William Ballou's farm near Marseilles, Illinois. This cabin was built in 1866 by a Mr. Bates who made sulphur matches here. He was driven away by the government