Picking Tobacco in the Connecticut River Valley 2017-07-27T20:50:27+00:00

Project Description

Title:  Picking Tobacco in the Connecticut River Valley
Creators:  Cuteicolor 3-D Natural Color 
Reproduction and Kopplemann, H. P.
Object ID:  2010.001.025.008
Date:  c. 1950-1965
Description:  Color postcard shows a group of young men picking shade grown tobacco in the Connecticut River Valley. Canvas baskets full of leaves are pulled between the rows and out to the edge of the field. Waiting wagons or trucks transport the leaves to the tobacco sheds.