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Collection: Tyden Farms Collection
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001. Ted and Judy Pitzenberger
This is a photograph of the couple that owns Tyden Farm #6 and conducts tours of this historical Iowa farm.
002. Tyden Farm #6 Tour Sign
This is a sign inviting visitors to tour Tyden Farm number 6
003, White farmhouse on Tyden Farm #6
The farmhouse was built in 1910. It was built like a Cornbelt Cube. It's pyramid roof is modified by the addition of gabled dormers on the south front, and the west and east sides, and by the addition of a large wing off the northweat, rear corners…
005. Emil Tyden Imprint date in building foundation - 1936
This imprint in the cement foundation of the red barn on Tyden farm #6 is representative of the imprints on many of the farm buildings on the Tyden farms
006. Barn loft Door for Hay Bales on Tyden Farm Number 6
This large door in the barn loft is used to transfer bales of hay or other items from a wagon to the barn using a pulley system.
007. Barn ceiling and skylights
This barn ceiling and skylight is from the restored barn on Tyden Farm #6 which was built in 1936.
008. Barn Loft Wall with Support
This is a view of the barn loft wall at Tyden Farm No. 6
009. Barn Ceiling and wall
This is a photograph of the intricate ceiling design and wall leading up to the ceiling in a section of the barn on Tyden
010. Cement base and support beam
The cement base prevented the wooden support beam from deteriorating due to cattle manure in the barn on Tyden Farm #6
011. Hog House
The hog house on Tyden farm no. 6 is also framed with wood and is covered with horizontal drop siding.