Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Binding corn stalks

Vintage farm photo, Brunner Farm

Binding corn stalks was tough work in 1937. Curtis Hively is pulling a corn binder with his Huber tractor in New Waterford, Ohio.

(Submitted by Eli Miller)John Hively and his son, Curtis, cultivate corn at the Hively's Highland Farm in New Waterford, Ohio. This photo was taken in 1919.
(Submitted by  Ila Mix)Delbert Mix working on his family’s farm in 1943. The barn is still standing and is on state Route 225, in Deerfield, Ohio. Delbert and his wife Darleen now live in Ellsworth, Ohio.