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Indian Farming and Animal Husbandry

Artist:
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
13 x 26 1/2 in. (33.0 x 67.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Western  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Occupation\farm\animal husbandry  Search this
Animal\unspecified\farm  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.86
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Sowing

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
10 x 16 1/4 in. (25.5 x 41.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1940-1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Occupation\farm\farmer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1021
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Rural Scene, Wakarusa Valley

Artist:
I. Bianucci, Italian, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard: illustration board
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\cat  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Occupation\farm\dairy  Search this
Occupation\farm\animal husbandry  Search this
Landscape\Kansas\Wakarusa Valley  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.125
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Cleaning the Rodweeder

Artist:
William P. Woolston, born Philadelphia, PA 1945  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture\machine\farm machine  Search this
Occupation\farm\farmer  Search this
Landscape\plant\weed  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1787
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1982, Bill Woolston
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Workers and truck

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938, printed later
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.8
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.8

A Passing Shower [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Inness, George 1825-1894  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1860
Topic:
Landscape--Road  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Harvesting  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Shepherd  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0034690
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_34691

Rye Harvest [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Varian, Dorothy 1895-1985  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Harvesting  Search this
Occupation--Farm--Farmer  Search this
Object--Tool--Rake  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0041525
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:siris_jul_41526

Past and Present Agriculture and Industry of Colleton County (mural study, Walterboro, South Carolina Post Office)

Artist:
Sheffield Kagy, born Cleveland, OH 1907-died Washington, DC 1989  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
16 x 32 1/2 in. (40.6 x 82.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Animal\bird\chicken  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Landscape\South Carolina\Colleton County  Search this
Landscape\plant\cotton  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\South Carolina  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.37
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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To Reap Man Must Sow

Artist:
Donal Hord, born Prentice, WI 1902-died San Diego, CA 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Commissioner:
Society of Medallic Arts  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1950
Topic:
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Figure male\nude  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.16
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Resources of the Soil (Mural Study, Ukiah, California Post Office)

Artist:
Ben Cunningham, born Cripple Creek, CO 1904-died Hackensack, NJ 1975  Search this
Medium:
tempera, pencil and watercolor on illustration board
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 3/4 x 30 in. (45.2 x 76.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\California  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\agriculture  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\other\cowboy  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.127
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Rural Mississippi from Early Days to Present (study for mural)

Artist:
Lucile Blanch, born Hawley, MN 1895-died Kingston, NY 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on board
Dimensions:
sight 9 5/8 x 17 3/8 in. (24.4 x 44.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Architecture\detail\fence  Search this
Landscape\Mississippi  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Architecture Exterior\farm\barn  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1985.8.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_1985.8.1

Migrant agricultural workers waiting in line behind truck in the field, for pay for day's work. Near Belle Glade, Florida

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 7/8 x 14 in. (27.6 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\Florida\Belle Glade  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.14
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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The Titus Oakley family stripping, tying, and grading tobacco in their bedroom. Granville, County, North Carolina

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Sitter:
Titus Oakley  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Portrait group\family  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\North Carolina\Granville County  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\bedroom  Search this
Object\foliage\tobacco  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.18
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Graphic Arts
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Migrant agricultural workers waiting in line behind truck in the field, for a day's work. Near Belle Glade, Florida.

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\truck  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
History\United States\Depression Era  Search this
Landscape\Florida\Belle Glade  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.2
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Graphic Arts
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Mexican woman, seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Ethnic\Mexican  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\plant\cotton  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\Mississippi\Perthshire  Search this
Architecture\domestic\Knowlton Plantation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.24
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.24

Migrants playing checkers (with bottle caps), on a juke joint porch after a "freeze-out" of vegetable crops. Near Okeechobee, Florida

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1940, printed later
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\checkers  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\Florida\Okeechobee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.25
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Mountaineers cutting tobacco. Jackson, Kentucky

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1940, printed later
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\plant\tobacco  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Jackson  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.41
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.41

A woman from New Jersey picking beans. Hampers are heavy and must be moved along as one picks. Homestead, Florida

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Figure female\knee length  Search this
Landscape\Florida\Homestead  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\plant\beans  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.46
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.46

Corn-shucking at the Fred Wilkins farm. Stem, North Carolina

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1939, printed later
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\plant\corn  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\North Carolina\Stem  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.51
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.51

Negro men and women working in a field, Bayou Bourbeaux Plantation. Natchitoches, Louisiana

Artist:
Marion Post Wolcott, born Santa Barbara, CA 1910-died Montclair, NJ 1990  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1940, printed later
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
New Deal\Farm Security Administration  Search this
Landscape\Louisiana\Natchitoches  Search this
Landscape\farm\Bayou Bourbeaux Plantation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. and Jann Arrington Wolcott
Object number:
1998.120.56
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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edanmdm:saam_1998.120.56

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