Tualnut Shelling Plant

Title

Tualnut Shelling Plant

Description

Black and white image of a two story building. A sign on the second floor indicates this is the 'Tualnut Shelling Plant,' home of 'Parson Sweet Prunes' and 'Hazel Hearts' nut toffee. Prunes and hazelnuts (or filberts) have been one of the most important cash crops in Washington County for generations.

Date Created

circa 1940s

Medium

gelatin silver prints

Identifier

WCMpic_014424

Rights

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Collection