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At the end of the 19th century, agriculture began to become more professional and competitive. The Eastern States Exposition and county fairs gave farmers a chance to gain recognition for superior animals and other products. Little Meadow Defendress, a pedigreed pig, was owned by Arthur Ware Ball of Deerfield, Massachusetts. His farm and house was next to the site of the Old Indian House. The house, which is known as the Moors House, was built in 1848--the same year the Old Indian House was torn down.

 

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"The American Duroc-Jersey Swine Breeders Association"

publisher   American Duroc-Jersey Swine Breeders Assoc.
creator   Arthur Ware Ball (1872-1956)
date   1928
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
height   10.5"
width   12.0"
process/materials   printed paper, ink
item type   Legal Documents/Certificate
accession #   #L04.007


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New Entrance to the Live Wire Fair

Farming with Oxen

Coliseum Building, Eastern States Exposition


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