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Title Gathering hay on Harold's Farm
Date 08/17/1932
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1940
Description Gathering hay on Harold's farm in Middlebush, NJ. His farm was on the site where the Franklin Township municipal complex currently is located.

One man, identified as Walter Lester, gathers hay into a pile. On the wagon one boy, George Harold Wade, Jr., rakes the hay into place while his brother, Alan Wade, leans on some wooden beams and looks to the left. Behind the tractor stands George E. Wade (Harold's father) lifting hay onto the wagon. On the tractor are Elton Leslie Wade (usually known as "Leslie"), the young boy, and George Harold Wade, Sr., known familiarly as "Harold." Harold is Geroge Jr., Alan, and Leslie's father.
People Lester, Walter
Wade, Alan T.
Wade, E. Leslie
Wade, G. Harold
Wade, George E.
Wade, George H.
Place Wade Farm (Middlebush, N.J.)
Photographer Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID 2009.1.28
Other number 414
Film Size 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Subjects Boys
Family records, Pictorial
Farm crops
Farm equipment
Farm life
Farm machinery
Farm produce
Farm workers
Hay stacks
Lester family
Middlebush (N.J.)
People associated with agriculture
People associated with manual labor
Wade family
Wade Farm (Middlebush, N.J.)
Search Terms Lester family
Middlebush (N.J.)
Wade family
Wade Farm (Middlebush, N.J.)
Orig/copy Original
Copyright Franklin Township Public Library
Collection Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection