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Posts cut from 16 year old black locust plantation, near Warsaw, James Keogh farm

A group of men cut down 16-year-old Black Locust (Robinia pseudoacacia) for posts on James Keogh’s farm in Warsaw, N.Y. Because of their extreme hardness and resistance to rot, Black Locusts make excellent fence posts. This image was created to record the reforestation efforts of the New York State Conservation Department.
Identifier: NYSA_14297-87_3246
Date: circa 1929
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87_3246.
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 145430
Relation: Is format of: Digital representation of 8x10 inch glass negative in the New York State Archives, Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949] 14297-87_3246.

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