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This month’s header comes to us from the collection of the Markham Museum & Archives.

Description: Black and white photograph showing a group of men posing in front of a steam engine on the Reesor Farm – Lot 14, Conc 10. Locust Hill.  Six of them hold pitchforks for tossing the harvest into the thresher.

Pictured are: front row (l-r): F.E.N. Reesor, Sim Reesor, Jim Maxwell, Pat (Art) Baker, Art Coakwell, Bob Mustard, Mulligan Reesor, Arthur Reesor, Willard Ackney, Keek Pollard, Enoch Anderson, Hobby Keitching. Seated: Billy Patton. Back row (l-r): Bill Burkholder, Levi Raymer, William Forster, Jim Bennet. Inscribed on reverse: August 30, 1902.

Photo Number M.1973.114.3

Credit: Gift of Gord Penny

Photographer: Arthur E. Reesor

Location: 9035 Reesor Road, Locust Hill

Year Photographed: 1902

 

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