Victor potato digger, Littleton, c. 1920

Contributed by Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum

Description

The horse drawn Victor potato digger, manufactured by M. Moody & Sons Company, Quebec, has a rounded plate that dug under the potato row and a rotating set of pronged arms that removes the potatoes from the earth and leaves them on the ground for pickers to gather up. It is an unusual design of unknown effectiveness.

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About This Item

  • Title: Victor potato digger, Littleton, c. 1920
  • Creator: M. Moody & Sons Company
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Littleton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME, QC
  • Media: Iron
  • Dimensions: 133 cm x 84 cm x 175 cm
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
1678 U.S. Route 1, Littleton, ME 04730
(207) 538-9604 (Debbie)
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