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Amherst Collection

Overview
Works: 20 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 20 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Amherst Collection
Bringing in wood, Chesterfield, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View of two children, a young boy and a toddler girl, carrying firewood, the entrance to a large barn looming in the background. This photograph is an illustration in "The Farmer's Boy," written and illustrated by Clifton Johnson and published in 1894. Caption on back reads, "The little lady's first lesson in how to get in wood for the farmhouse fire."
Holding the horses in the dooryard, Sunderland, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Sunderland
The old sawmill, South Hadley, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View of the interior of a working sawmill. One man is operating the saw, which is in the process of cutting a wide board from a large log. Another man stands observing the work. Two young boys stand watching from outside the opening of the mill. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "The old sawmill--fascinating, but with the handicap that boys weren't allowed inside."
Children working with hay, Charlemont, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image shows two young boys trying to push a huge pile of hay into a barn. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "The haymakers getting in a big two-boy load."
Charcoal kiln, Prescott, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image of an older man standing before the opening of a large, brick charcoal kiln with an armful of wood. Cut firewood, waiting to be placed in the kiln and turned into charcoal, rests in a stack in the foreground. Prescott was one of the towns inundated to create Quabbin Reservoir
The shingle maker, Monroe, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image of a man sitting on the seat of a shingle-making bench, a mallet and a splitting tool on the floor beside him. Wood shavings lay scattered about. Other items in the room include a barrel and a stool with a finished shingle lying on top
Boy on hay tedder, Hockanum, Hadley, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image shows a young boy driving a horse-drawn hay tedder across a field of mown hay. A large barn is visible in the background. This photograph is an illustration in "The Farmer's Boy," written and illustrated by Clifton Johnson and published in 1894. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "The hay tedder is one of the farm machines that the boy can run, and he heartily enjoys the racket and the responsibility."
Clearing boulders off a field, Ware, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Ware
Stone and rail fence, West Stockbridge, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View is of an unusual stone and rail fence bordering a grassy field along an old country road. The rails are built atop a low stone wall with more stones resting above, holding the rails in place
In the rag room, Holyoke, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image shows a group of women at work sorting rags in the rag room of a paper-making company. The rags are piled in large baskets beside each woman. All the women are wearing hats or bonnets of some type and are working in the bright light coming through the large windows of the building
Mill Valley Gristmill, South Amherst, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image of a gristmill as seen from the opposite side of the mill pond with a clear reflection of the mill in the pond. Two men lean against the open doorway of the mill. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Mill Valley Gristmill on Fort River which also is called Freshman River."
A peddler of small wares, Hadley, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Hadley
The end of the harvest, Charlemont, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image of a man and a boy husking corn in a field with corn shocks standing upright around them
Cranberry picking, Yarmouth, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Yarmouth
Shaping a mast, Gloucester, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Gloucester
A cove near the sawmill, Holyoke, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Holyoke
The hitching place for teams, cattleshow, Cummington, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View shows the Cummington Cattle Show and a rolling landscape filled with horse-drawn carts and carriages parked in a circle to create an exhibition space. In the background is a large farmhouse with small tents set up to the side and people watching the exhibition
Preparing fish for salting, Gloucester, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CJ--Photos--Gloucester
Hockanum Ferry, Northampton bank, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image shows the Hockanum Ferry having just landed on the Northampton side of the Connecticut River after transporting a horse-drawn wagon filled with a large load of hay. Sitting atop the hay, according to the inscription on the back of the photograph, is Uncle Sam Russell. There are a couple of skiffs floating beside the ferry, and the ferryman is pushing the edge of the ferry with a pole to make a better landing for the wagonload of hay
Weaving a rag carpet on a loom in the garrett, West Stockbridge, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Image of a woman working alone in an attic on a large loom in the bright daylight from the large window beside her
 
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