|Object ID #||1959.002.020|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Scope & Content||
Framed lithographic print, from 1897, depicting changing farm times from 1847 to 1897. Left side, showing 1847 shows a man and a woman in the field in front of a log house. Top centre depicts a sickle, an axe and a gun. Right side, depicting 1897 shows people in "town" dress and a boy with a bicycle, a farmer plowing a field with horses and a large red brick building in the distance. Massey Harris symbol (metal wheel with golden wings) above them.
Function: A print intended for hanging on a wall for decorative purposes and to advertise the Massey Harris Company (50 year anniversary?) by affiliating it with technological advances.