Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Roy Cooper and Team

Vintage farm photo, Brunner Farm

Gary Hemphill submitted this photo of his great-uncle Roy Cooper with his father’s team, pulling what appears to be a binder and putting up wheat. The photo was taken in Butler Co., Pennsylvania, around 1925.

(Submitted by Gary Hemphill

This photo shows Roy Cooper with a precious winter cargo of two little girls. The older girl is Alice Hoover, and peeking over her shoulder is her little sister Grace. Gary Hemphill, Alice Hoover’s son, submitted the photo, which was taken in 1925, in Butler County, Pa.
(Submitted by Thomas Downing)

The late Lee Brown, of Perry Township, in Lawrence Co., Pa. leaves his home farm at the top of the hill, on what is now Armstrong Road. He’s driving a Fordson tractor and towing a wooden Frick thresher. This photo is estimated to have been taken in the 1920s.