TAG : South Dakota


Harvesting with a Binder in South Dakota

This photo was taken in the 1920s or ’30s in Perkins County, South Dakota. My father, N.L. Hansen, is on the binder. The tractor is a McCormick-Deering 10-20. I think he’s cutting flax. I have the long steering rod and the binder but it needs restoration. My father was born in Denmark. ...


Granite Threshing Bee Goes On

When the Granite (Iowa) Threshermen’s Association’s Threshing Bee was established some 36 years ago, it was somewhat of a happy accident. The fact that the 2020 show was held despite a global pandemic was not. In spite of pandemic-related restrictions, members of the association felt ...

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