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[Grandmother and grand-daughter]

Image ID: 1629703

[Grandmother and grand-daughter]


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Image Details

Image Title

:  [Grandmother and grand-daughter]

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: Photograph : 20.6 x 25.4 cm

Notes

: Printer on mount: "Mrs. Mary Pierce, mother of Walter Pierce, farmer near Hutchinson, Kansas, together with her grand-daughter, in the old farm house. This is the farm which produced the first Pawnee wheat ever grown commercially. This strain, with its high yield, goes into the flour used in baking Wonder Bread. (Mrs. Mary Pierce appears in the Rising Wonder Broadcast, on page 11 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

: 1629703

Record ID

: 1753106

Digital Item Published

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

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