Sources close to the Salmon Arm Museum archivist identified this piece of farming equipment as a horse-drawn sickle mower. Our unidentified, locally raised  valley boy went on to say, “I don't see her water bottle, maybe she is just doing a short round!”
Who is our subject? Email archives@salmonarmmuseum.org if you can solve this mystery!
This image is from the Leger collection of photographs, entrusted to the archives room at R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum.

Shuswap history in pictures: Sickle mower

Can you identify the subject in this photo?

Sources close to the Salmon Arm Museum archivist identified this piece of farming equipment as a horse-drawn sickle mower. Our unidentified, locally raised valley boy went on to say, “I don’t see her water bottle – maybe she is just doing a short round!”

Who is our subject? Email archives@salmonarmmuseum.org if you can solve this mystery!

This image is from the Leger collection of photographs, entrusted to the archives room at R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum.

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