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Po-tay-to, Po-tah-to

Tags: potatoes
Series: Funny Friday

Today’s post features a humorous postcard from the 1980s. Although Idaho doesn’t actually grow gigantic potatoes (sadly), it does produce about 13 billion pounds of potatoes each year, supplying roughly one-third of the United States potato crop! We love potatoes so much that Idaho even has a Potato Museum!

Oversized potato postcard [1]
Oversized potato postcard [1]


Postcard courtesy of MA2018-13 Keith Peterson Papers

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