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Boy with Rifle | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Boy with Rifle

Boy with Rifle | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Boy idling away time with a rifle under a tree on the grounds of a rural school.
DESCRIPTION
Boy idling away time with a rifle under a tree on the grounds of a rural school.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:6720
Creation Date: May 1928
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
City:DuPage County
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Agricultural Extension Department photograph albums, 1902-1935
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 13Z, Album 89, Box 44, Folder 6
Original Dimensions:6.5 x 8.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department by Hyde-Wigent. The photograph appeared on page 38 of the publication "Young Folks Do Something and Be Somebody" (Image ID: 121367) with the caption "Just fooling around all of his growing season doing nothing or sometimes worse than nothing. Result -- a barren, childishly habit-bound, stunted life. A worthless time-fritterer and dilly-dallier." Folder: Boys and Girls Clubs
SUBJECTS
Outdoor recreation
Play
Firearms
Youth
Buildings
Land use, Rural
Trees
Clothing and dress
Hats
Fences
Outdoor photography

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