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Description: Patent for improving and simplifying headers for the machinery that harvests Kafir corn or sorghum, so that they are lighter, more durable, and can process more crops at once.
Date: January 27, 1914
Creator: Fletcher, Henry M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Games at the Stir-off]

Description: Photograph of young people chasing each other at the molasses stir-off. In this image, a car and a few single girls are in the background, watching the others run around. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. Also, November 13, 1950. Life Magazine. Pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. caption: "CHASE in game starts as boy in circle (left) tries to trip another (foreground) for running after his girl." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Group arrives at the Molasses stir-off]

Description: Photograph of a large group of friends and neighbors arriving at the molasses stir-off in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. People would come from miles around to participate in the Molasses Making Stir-off every year. The stir-off was held either on the farm of Fred Whitaker about four miles southwest of Cumberland Gap, or on the farm of Baptist preacher the Rev. Hugh Vancel in Cumberland Gap proper. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. Also, November 13, 1950. Life Magazine pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. People would come from miles around to participate in the Molasses Making Stir-off every year. The stir-off was held either on the farm of Fred Whitaker about four miles southwest of Cumberland Gap, or on the farm of Baptist preacher the Rev. Hugh Vancel in Cumberland Gap proper. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dancing at the Stir-off]

Description: Photograph of numerous people dancing under the night sky at the Tennessee Molasses Stir-off. "Joe Clark, H.B.S.S." is signed in the lower right corner of the image. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. There you will find a copy of November 13, 1950. Life Magazine. pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark HBSS
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Four boys sample molasses]

Description: Photograph of four boys sampling molasses with sop sticks at a molasses stir-off in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. November 13, 1950. Life Magazine pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. Alos in Joe's book "I Remember" Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 2-31
Date: 1950
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hoe Down at the Molasses Stir-off]

Description: Photograph of a large group of friends and neighbors dancing during the Hoe Down event following the molasses stir-off. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. Also, November 13, 1950. Life Magazine pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. People would come from miles around to participate in the Molasses Making Stir-off every year. The stir-off was held either on the farm of Fred Whitaker about four miles southwest of Cumberland Gap, or on the farm of Baptist preacher the Rev. Hugh Vancel in Cumberland Gap proper. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Grinding Sorghum Cane]

Description: Photograph of mule turning a press that a young boy is feeding sorghum cane. The juice in the cane is squeezed out and captured. Later it is will be boiled down into molasses. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 20. Also, November 13, 1950. Life Magazine pages 156-160. Stir-off Time in Tennessee. Fun Starts in Hills as Molasses Boils. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 5800
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mule powered press]

Description: Photograph of a boy kneeling on the ground as he feeds sorghum cane stalks into a mule powered press used to extract the sweet sorghum juice. The envelope containing the negative is annotated "stir-off" as well as an indication that photos 41 - 49 from this series went missing May 22, 1968. The envelope is signed by Joe Clark.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Unloading a wagon of sorghum cane]

Description: Photograph of two men unloading sorghum cane from a horse drawn wagon wagon. One man stands in the back and hands armfuls to a man standing on the ground. There is a mule driven press visible in the foreground and cattle in a pasture visible in the background.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Men straining the sweet sorghum juice(1)]

Description: Photograph of a man pouring a bucket of sorghum juice into a cloth stretched over the opening of a barrel. Another person stands across from him and stirs the liquid with a wooden spoon. A woman is visible walking by as well as a young boy seated on the ground the background of the photo.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mule driven press with mountain view]

Description: Photograph of a mule driven press being fed by a man while a woman and small girl are off to the side. The press is in an open field with an expansive view of the near by hills and mountains. The envelope containing the negative is annotated "stir-off".
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Feeding the press]

Description: Photograph of a young man feeding sorghum cane into a mule driven press to extract sweet juice. The envelope containing the negative is annotated "stir-off".
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pouring sorghum juice through cloth]

Description: Photograph of two men pouring a large metal pail of sweet sorghum juice into a barrel. The liquid is poured through a large piece of fabric to strain out any particulate matter. A third man waits next to an empty barrel to the left. There is a tractor and shrubbery visible in the background of the photo.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mule driven press]

Description: Photograph of a mule walking along as it turns a press used to extract sweet sorghum juice from the cane. There is a man seated in the background of the picture feeding cane into the machine. The envelope containing the negative is annotated "stir-off".
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mule powered press in the woods]

Description: Photograph of a boy seated on the ground as he feeds sorghum cane into a mule powered press in a wooded area. There are two other boys and young girl off to the side observing. There is a wagon on the right side of the photograph. The envelope containing the negative is annotated "stir-off".
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections