Carrots Exposed

Palmer Museum of History and Art
Palmer Museum of History and Art
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Creator

Tom Day, USDA Soil Conservation Service

Collection

SCS (Soil Conservation Service) Collection

Time Period

1950 inferred by other photos in the collection

Description

Image shows a winter scene of several carrots in foreground sticking up from the soil indicating wind eroded the soil from around them. A black hat is nest to the carrots for scale. A typical Colony barn is in background across a barren field. Patches of snow are evident in the background.Farm identified as that of Al Saxton.

Location

Two miles north of Palmer, Alaska

Type

Black & white paper print, 4" x 5"

ENTRY ID

Erosion#9x-SCS

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