Ground Hog Thresher, Arts & Industries Building

ID: 45951-N or MAH-45951N

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1960

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder: 14

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Ground Hog Thresher from the 19th century, exhibited in the Farm Machinery Hall, which opened in 1960, in the Arts and Industries Building (A&I). In this photograph the Ground Hog Thresher is slightly left of center. Other implements are visible in the photo including, fanning and winnowing machines, far left, explanation of horse threshing machines, center background, and a flailing implement, lower right.


Arts and Industries Building


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder: 14

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,



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  • Equipment
  • Farms
  • Exhibitions
  • Agriculture
  • Machinery
  • Farm equipment


  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

45951-N or MAH-45951N

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print

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