Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum (Houlton Museum)
The Arnold Curtis farm in Sherman Mills was featured in an International Fertilizers promotional photograph.
Arnold Curtis' daughter, Betty Curtis, was holding the large potato. Marshall Merry stood in the potato row; at his left are Charles Merry in the foreground and Lewis Merry.
The yield for the farm was 175 twelve-peck barrels per acre.
About This Item
- Title: Arnold Curtis Farm, Sherman Mills, ca. 1930
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Local Name: Arnold Curtis farm
- Town: Sherman Mills
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 9.2 cm x 11.7 cm
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Farms & farming--Maine--Sherman Mills
- Farms--Maine--Sherman Mills
- International Fertilizers (Firm)--Advertising
- Potato growers--Maine--Sherman Mills--Photographs
For more information about this item, contact:Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum (Houlton Museum)
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
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