Retro Pictures Of Farmers And Their Ownerships II


In WWI women (farmerettes) of all ages from schools and colleges, from professional and business offices, and from homes in towns and cities joined the farmerettes who came to the aid of farmers in 1917 an 1918. These farmerettes pictured are harvesting a peach crop on a farm near Leesburg, VA, in August 1917. The farmerettes are wearing the regulation bloomers and smocks.