Agriculture

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Album- Photos of Residents, Pg. 4

No photo but has a penciled label: Jennie Bass Conant

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Album - Photos of residents

Saddler's bench

Saddler's bench with clamp to hold harness while making or repairing. The foot pedal freed the saddler's hands to work on the harness. Found by Charles Brown in his barn (no longer extant, but located in the triangle of land behind the Warwick General Store). Given by him to Fred Lincoln who refurbished it. Fred's daughter gave it to the Society in 2012.

Year (or year range): 
1890-1910
Approximate era: 
1851-1900
Donated by: 
Patricia Lincoln Johnson
Donation date: 
2012-08-20

corn planter

corn planter
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Year (or year range): 
1875
Approximate era: 
1926-1950

corn planter

machine for planting corn

Year (or year range): 
1900's
Approximate era: 
1851-1900

bean winnower

large machine for separating beans from chaff

Approximate era: 
don't know
Donated by: 
Charles Phelps

Grain Cradle

Gathers straw as cut and deposits it in a swath.

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Approximate era: 
don't know
Donated by: 
Elmyra Iversen
Donation date: 
1988

Butter maker or worker

Butter maker. When the butter comes from the churn it is in clumps, laced with milk. A small amount of butter would be handled with paddles and larger amounts were worked with this "gadget."

Approximate era: 
don't know
Donated by: 
Elmyra L. Iversen
Donation date: 
1988-03-30

Bean Thresher

2 wooden Clean Sweep broom handles attached together with leather. Probably used to thresh beans.

Year (or year range): 
mid 1800's
Approximate era: 
1851-1900

Hames, Pair of

A pair of hames, used with a horse collar. For more information, go here.

Approximate era: 
don't know
Donated by: 
Myra Iverson
Donation date: 
1988-03-30

Ox Shoe

Ox shoe

Approximate era: 
don't know
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