Recent Submissions

  • Insurance agent and representative, Akron, Colorado 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Insurance agent Alan Baer and his customer service representative posed in front of a building under a sign with, "National Farmers Union Insurance Companies," Akron, Colorado.
  • Tractor rusting on a hillside, circa 2001 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:2001?
    Rusty old tractor near a tree on a hillside, circa 2001.
  • National Farmers Union convention attendees 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Photograph taken by Dave Carter at National Farmers Union convention. Left to right are Holly Hansen, Wilma Collins, Jim Hoganson, Donna Roberts, and Jacque Ekberg.
  • Youth camp at Bailey, Colorado 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Youth camp participants at Bailey, Colorado, depicted left to right: Andrea Clark, education director, Leland Swenson, Michelle Schumacher of Peetz, Colorado, and Kurtis Millage of Holyoke, Colorado.
  • Pete Smythe from KOA radio presented with a plague, 1958 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1958
    Pete Smythe, second from right is presented a plaque from RMFU recognizing him as a "Friend of Family Farming" by Governor Edwin Johnson, second from left. Mr. Smythe said that his talk show on KOA radio was broadcast from ...
  • Windmill and farmhouse 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Old wooden windmill in front of a boarded-up farmhouse, undated.
  • Field corn being harvested 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Harvesting field corn with farm machinery and truck, undated.
  • Board of Directors at groundbreaking for office building in Denver 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1977-03
    RMFU Board of Directors at groundbreaking for the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union and Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Company office building at 4506 Paris Street, Denver, Colorado. Pictured left to right are the architect ...
  • Fly-in to Washington, D.C., 1998 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1998
    A "fly-in" to Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right: Sue Jarrett of Wray, Colorado; Dean Jarrett; Betty and Charles Klaseen; Judy Pappenheim; Dwight Palser; Congressman Bob Schaffer; and Tanya (last name unknown), ...
  • Fly-in trip to Washington, D.C., 1998 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1998
    A "fly-in" trip to Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right with the Washington Monument in the background are Dave Carter, Tanya Petty, Congresswoman Heather Wilson from New Mexico, and Dale Petty, 1998.
  • Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Board of Directors 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:2001?
    RMFU Board of Directors. Front row, seated left to right are Charles Klaseen, Richard Wolf, Jan Kochis, and Wade Wilson. Back row, standing, left to right are Dan Rouse, John Stencel, Elwin Poe, Charles Petty, Kan Macy, ...
  • Checking each other out, July 1999 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1999-07
    Boy looking at a pig though a fence during a bus tour of farms, July 1999.
  • Turkey and outbuilding, July 1999 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1999-07
    Turkey in front of an outbuilding during a bus tour of farms, July 1999.
  • Symbol of difficult economic times, 1971 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1971
    A "No Help Wanted" sign, symbolic of difficult economic times, is propped against a building, 1971.
  • Bicycles and wagon wheels, 1982 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1982
    Bicycles parked by wagon wheels in front of B. & S. Western & Tack store, 1982.
  • Petting cattle through the gate, 1983 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1983
    Little girl petting cattle through a gate, 1983.
  • Harvesting field corn 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1960?-1969?
    Field corn being harvested shown with machinery and truck, circa 1960s.
  • Bus trip to National Farmers Union convention in Washington, D.C., 1961 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1961
    Bus trip to National Farmers Union convention in Washington, D.C., 1961, depicting passengers of one of two buses chartered, at a stop in West Virginia. Front row: second from left is John Stencel, NFU senior youth advisory ...
  • Bus trip to Washington, D.C., 1953 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1953
    Rocky Mountain Farmers Union bus trip to Washington, D.C., 1953. Kneeling third from right is National Farmers Union President Jim Patton, and fourth from right is RMFU President Harvey Solberg.
  • Junior Milling and Baking Contest 

    Contributor:Colorado Grain and Feed Association; Colorado. State Board for Vocational Education
    Date:1956-1963
    Correspondence, press releases, brochures, and other materials related to the Colorado Grain, Milling and Feed Dealers Association's sponsorship of the Junior Milling and Baking Contest, which was open to Colorado 4-H and ...

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