Article thumbnail

Fairgoers Pay for their Entrance Fee with Wheat at the 1931 Indiana State Fair

By J.C. Allen and Son


During the Depression cash was in short supply. Here Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Thompson of Bentonville, in Fayette County, Indiana wait at the fair gate while men unload wheat from their car as payment for their entrance to the 1931 State Fair

Topics: Indiana State Fair; Depressions; Barter; Gates; Tickets
Year: 1930
OAI identifier:
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://images.indianahistory.o... (external link)

  • To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

    Suggested articles