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This photograph shows men standing on wooden beams washing melon seeds in the Arkansas River. To wash the seeds, the men are using barrels, pails and other types of buckets to clean and hold the melon seeds.

Creator: Wolf, Henry L. 1850-1924
Date: Between 1890 and 1900

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Item Number: 214090
Call Number: Wolf Collection No. 9, #30
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 214090

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