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Hog Drovers

Hog drovers in western North Carolina. Pig agriculture was and still is a large part of Appalachian agricultural heritage. This image is from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 15, June-November 1857 edition (page 595).

Two men drive a train of hogs up a hill. There are trees on the hill. One hog has fallen from exhaustion in the foreground.
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Harper's New Monthly Magazine. June to November, 1857. Volume XV. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. (accessed May 19, 2022).

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