Fanny Werner at the Fair 1

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

Unknown

Collection

Werner Collection

Time Period

1947

Description

Note typed on the reverse: “Prize winning exhibit of canned products displayed by Mrs. Adam Werner, Palmer, Alaska at the Matanuska Valley Farmer’s Fair, August 30-31 and September 1, 1947. Mrs. Werner, a resident of Palmer since 1929 and mother of three 4-H members, displayed 43 quarts homegrown food including beef, sheep, sausage, fish, vegetables, berries, apples, jellies, mushrooms, dried herbs, butter, milk, cheese and vegetable confections. Her garden contains 18 varieties of herbs.”

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Sepia-tone black & white paper print, 5" x 7"

ENTRY ID

Fanny Werner#5x-Wer

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