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Kansas Farmer driving Farmall tractor as he pulls a manned combine during wheat harvest, Kansas
  • Margaret Bourke-White
    1904–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Darien, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Kansas Farmer driving Farmall tractor as he pulls a manned combine during wheat harvest, Kansas, 1939
  • Where object was made: Ladysmith, Clay County, Kansas, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.9 x 34.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/16 x 13 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26.2 x 34.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 5/16 x 13 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0324
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Outdoor scene of three men working in a field. Low vantage point with sharpest focus on wheat in the foreground. Man at the left stands on a combine, while the man at the center sits while driving a Farmall tractor. The man at the right drives another tractor. The sky is filled with large fluffy clouds.