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[Mother and daughter making a dress]

Image ID: 1629696

[Mother and daughter making a dress]

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Mother and daughter making a dress]

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: Photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.4 cm

Notes

: Printed on mount: "Mrs. Walter Pierce, wife of Walter Pierce, farmer near Hutchinson, Kansas, and her three-year-old daughter ponder the making of a new dress in the sewing room of their modern farm home. This progressive farm produced the first Pawnee wheat ever grown, a high-yield strain used in the flour from which Wonder Bread is baked. (Mrs. Pierce is portrayed in The Rising Wonder broadcast on page 12 of the script.)"

Provenance

: From the Kansas portion of the 25th anniversary broadcast of the Contiental Baking Company over the CBS network

Source

: Photographic views of the United States / Kansas

Source Description

: 1329 photographs : b&w, dimensions

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Digital ID

: 1629696

Record ID

: 1753099

Digital Item Published

: 4-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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