1970 Approximate
Barbed Wire Collection. Material: metal, wood. Size: 36" x 48". Description: 63 barbwire samples each about 6" L.; 63 barbed wire samples arranged, numbered and labeled in a circular wheel; all mounted and framed and secured by copper wire onto a framed oak paneling. (Missing sample number 30 and 54.)
Assembled by Clint Whiting, E.F. Johnson and Joe Eustice from an idea by Orville Klassie at the Murray Co. Historical Society. Mr. Klassie donated the samples and wood as he worked at Botsford Lumber in Slayton. Mr. Johnson made the frame. Currently numbered 1.10.790 needs to be changed.