A bridge in winter. Farm buildings are in the background. The barn has a hay hood at the right which is a peaked extension of the gable roof. The hay hood is a feature in prairie or Western barns built in the late 1800s and early 1900s. The hay hood provided support for a track to haul hay up and into the loft storage.
circa early 1900s
Midway Village Museum
8.75" x 7"
“Farm Buildings,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed June 12, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/3621.