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Agriculture

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Persons Bags in field - Earle Sohlden farm. [Numerous bags of potatoes in burlap bags line the field.]

Scanned: June 29, 2007


Tom Tervo, Jr., farm

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Buildings, Farm Buildings Tom Tervo, Jr., farm. Buildings in background are home and dairy barn of David Kautto.

Scanned: September 11, 2008


Alvar Palosaari picking potatoes

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Alvar Palosaari picking potatoes on Thomas Tervo, Sr., farm 4.5 miles south of Chassell.

Scanned: September 11, 2008


Potato Storage, Keweenaw Bay

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Buildings, Commercial Buildings Carpenters still transforming the old "Michigan Ballroom" into a potato warehouse as potatoes are being hauled in. From left to right: Frank Kuusisto, Harold Luusua, unknown, Wesley Tervo (on truck in white shirt), unknown, Ken Tervo (on truck in plaid shirt), and Matt Ruotsi. [building is part of former Michigan copper stamping mill near the community of Keweenaw Bay]

Scanned: October 7, 2008


John Deere tractor and potato digger

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Barns Rented by Thomas Tervo, Sr., five miles south of Chassell, on old Kalliainen farm [Man driving tractor with second piece of machinery behind. Barn is visible in background.].

Scanned: September 11, 2008