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Amherst Collection

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Works: 20 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 20 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Amherst Collection
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."
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

CJ--Photos--South Hadley
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
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

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

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

View of two men planing a long length of wood in a shipyard, preparing it to become the mast of a ship. Large slips of wood shavings litter the ground all around. The harbor and surrounding buildings are visible in the background
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
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."
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

CJ--Photos--Holyoke
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
Cranberry picking, Yarmouth, Mass by Clifton Johnson( Visual )

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

Image of three people on hands and knees (could be mother, father, and son) picking cranberries in a drained cranberry bog. Rows are marked with string. The older man is using a cranberry scoop and containers are placed on the ground nearby
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

View of two large horses hooked up to a disc harrow outside a large barn. Two young children stand nearby, one of them holding the reins of the horses. A large pile of firewood rests next to another outbuilding in the background
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."
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
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

Image of a woman peddler walking down a country road with her back to the camera and carrying two baskets of small wares to sell. She is heading in the direction of a small cluster of buildings up ahead. It is a winter scene and possibly snowing. There is snow on the ground and fences line both sides of the wide roadway
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
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
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."
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

CJ--Photos--Charlemont
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
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
 
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