"Alfalfa Makes the Best Hillside Hay Crop"

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Title

"Alfalfa Makes the Best Hillside Hay Crop"

Subject

Alfalfa
Soil conservation
Soil stabilization

Description

This is a published photograph on the cover of the September, 1945 Farmers Federation News showing Robena Ramsey standing in a field of alfalfa . The caption on page 4 reads, "Photo on the cover shows Miss Robena Ramsey, 17, in her father's alfalfa at their home on Big Laurel, Madison county. Her father is Luther Ramsey. Robena, who is one of the Madison county candidates for tobacco queen this year, helps with all the farm work."

Source

James G.K. McClure, Jr. Collection, Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University

Publisher

Southern Appalachian Archives, Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, Mars Hill University

Date

1945-09

Contributor

Farmers Federation

Rights

This image may be viewed, downloaded, and printed for personal and educational use, but any commercial use is prohibited without permission from the Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University. Questions may be directed to the Archivist at (828) 689-1262 or archives@mhu.edu.

Relation

Farmers Federation News, September 1945, cover

Coverage

Big Laurel, Madison County, North Carolina

Files

Alfalfa_Robena Ramsey_1945_09_p1.jpg

Citation

“"Alfalfa Makes the Best Hillside Hay Crop",” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed May 20, 2024, http://www.southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/735.