Thursday, June 15, 2017

Weaving on a Maine Farm in 1940

Mrs. Patrick Dumond, weaving toweling on a old loom in the attic. The Dumonds are French-Canadians and run a small farm in Lille, Maine. (FSA-Farm Security Administration clients) Photographer: Jack Delano. October 1940. FSA - Library of Congress.

Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we forget how things used to be.