7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida

7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida


Image Number

  • C010310

Year

  • 1948

Date Note

  • Photographed on June 16, 1948.

Series Title

General Note

  • George thumps the prize winning 73 pound watermelon to see if it is ready for cutting.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 000606.

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7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida
7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida

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Chicago Manual of Style

7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida. 1948. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/68554>, accessed 5 December 2016.

MLA

7 year old George Rast leans on a 73 pound watermelon at the Florida Watermelon Festival - Leesburg, Florida. 1948. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 5 Dec. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/68554>.

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