Kentucky Tobacco Field

This image shows a tobacco farmer standing amidst large, healthy plants. This burley tobacco is most commonly grown in Kentucky for cigarette production.

Color by Kentucky Post Card Co. – “Skeets” Meadows.

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in Kentucky

This view shows a field of Burley tobacco that is almost mature and will soon be ripening for harvest. Tobacco is an important Cash crop for the Kentucky farmer.

–The errant capitalization is in the original. This postcard dates to the 1950s.


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