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Harvest Photo Opens Window onto the Past

| 2/6/2018 12:00:00 AM


As I was sorting through some vintage family photos recently, I ran across this one. One cannot help but notice how labor-intensive harvest was in the days gone by. One person does with a combine today the job that these 12 men did years ago. If you look close, you can also see two horses.

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