Farmers of America Parade Float

Farmers of America Parade Float - The Farmers' Museum
Title: 
Farmers of America Parade Float
Date: 
Identifier: 
F0012.2013(02)a
Description: 
Black and White 35mm film negative. A parade float is decorated with various farm items, flags, flowers and more. It is pulled by a tractor. Four adult women and two girls wearing historic styled clothing ride on the back of the float. Two young men are on the front of the float and a young girl and man are standing on the road next to the float. A sign on the side of the float reads, BACK BONE OF THE NATION. A sign on the top of the float reads, LAND?/GREAT/PRODUCTION and below that OLDEST INDUSTRY/FARMERS FEED THE WORLD/76/76/76. This float was used in a parade in Montgomery, Orange County, New York.
Physical dimensions: 
height 1.25 in ; width 1.5 in
Format: 
Coverage: