Hard Times 14 x 10
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With winter at its close and the seeds just being planted, these shelves are bare. This is a scenario, which has been played out in most settler’s cabins each year. By the end of winter food and other supplies are sparse, it was often time to make the rare trip into the local community to purchase some additional items to take them through spring and early summer, until the crops were once again ripe in the gardens. Note the dirt floors common to this period in history.