Horse-Drawn Cultivator

Description

Black and white copy print of a piece of farm equipment known as a cultivator. It was also named "The Weeder" by its inventor, Iver Wind and is meant to be horse-drawn. The contraption is sitting on ground that is mostly dirt with a few patches of grass. It features two wheels on either side of its structure. At its center, a barbed object is suspended just above the ground. Various long, stick-like objects protrude from its top. In the background of the picture are several buildings and barbed wire fences and a dirt road.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Danish Heritage Preservation Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 310 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Danish Heritage Preservation Society

The Danish Heritage Preservation Society provides thousands of items depicting the history of Danish people in Texas. The items include photographs, postcards, legal documents, and books that date from the 1860s.

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  • Main Title: Horse-Drawn Cultivator
  • Added Title: [The "Weeder" By Iver Wind]

Description

Black and white copy print of a piece of farm equipment known as a cultivator. It was also named "The Weeder" by its inventor, Iver Wind and is meant to be horse-drawn. The contraption is sitting on ground that is mostly dirt with a few patches of grass. It features two wheels on either side of its structure. At its center, a barbed object is suspended just above the ground. Various long, stick-like objects protrude from its top. In the background of the picture are several buildings and barbed wire fences and a dirt road.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • June 6, 2012, 10:40 a.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 5
Total Uses: 310

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Horse-Drawn Cultivator, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth223430/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Danish Heritage Preservation Society.