13 Awesome Old Time Farm Kids Pics - Modern Farmer

13 Awesome Old Time Farm Kids Pics

We took a swing through the photo archives at the Library of Congress (plus one from France, up above) to bring you a collection of amazing photos of farm kids from days gone by. Happy Friday!

The tame animals of Mr Wingfield Ampthill, with a child on a saddled pig, ca. 1914
Photography BibliothÁ¨que Nationale de France


Playing with the goat in Crawford County, Illinois, ca. May 1940.


Farm children in Sheridan County, Kansas, ca. August 1939.


Two farm children at the World’s Fair at Tunbridge, Vermont, ca. September 1941.


Ice cold pop in Muskogee, Oklahoma, ca. June 1939.


Farm children on the way to school with lunch pails in Nebraska, ca. October 1938.


Hanging by the chicken coop in Seaford, Delaware, ca. May 1910.


Farm children climbing chute-the-chutes, Southeast Missouri Farms Project school, ca. August 1938


Using a wagon wheel as a merry-go-round in Williams County, North Dakota, ca. November 1937.


Berry-picking kids at Newton’s Farm in Bridgeville, Delaware, ca. June 1910.

Conga line at the Farms Services Administration nursery in Woodville, California, ca. February 1942.


Bringing home sacks of meal in Knox County, Kentucky, ca. September 1940.


Playing in the dirt at Hazlehurst Farms in Hazlehurst, Georgia, ca. April 1941.
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