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Agriculture II

potato harvest Those were the days before the combine harvester: you plowed up the field ...
like here in this picture taken by Carol in 1956,
Archive No.30403
potato harvest ... gathered the potatoes by hand often in so-called giusim (drafts), extra work performed after a normal working day by the whole population. Here Elka Rotem is giving a representative of the next generation (Rachel) a demonstration of socialist fervour...
1952, Archive No.33624
potato harvest ... and take a rest
immortalized by Zavek, 1956


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