Elevated corn crib in Chucalissa Village, a 1500s Mississippean site reconstructed by the University of Memphis, Tennessee.
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Russian serfs using thatch from their roofs to feed livestock during a famine, 1890s.
Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration
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