This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the Fair Use clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 section 107 U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, CA 93291; Phn: 559-713-2700; Fax: 559-737-4586.
A 22-mule team was used for harvesting wheat on the J. R. Reed ranch in Dinuba, CA, about 1890. The pick-up wagon followed and took up each sack of grain as soon as the sack was sewn shut. (Photo courtesy of Alta District Historical Society)