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    Loading cars at American Fruit Growers Association
    Creation Date: Oct. 5, 1928
    Catalog ID: CURTIS/54417
    Call Number: CURTIS/54417
    Railroad station platform showing three men with handcars loaded with "Skookum" brand apple crates. They are about to load them into a boxcar labeled "Fruit Growers Express." At the doorway of the boxcar are two men with wearing carpenter's aprons and equipt with strips of lathe and lathing hatchets.
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    Blackberry Pickers
    Creation Date: Sep. 20, 1916
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.35198
    Call Number: Curtis 35198
    Photographic print, three women wearing sun hats harvest blackberries from commercial farm, Puyallup Valley, Pierce County, Wa., Asahel Curtis photographer, Sept. 20, 1916.
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    Crate of Bing Cherries
    Creation Date: Jun. 22, 1928
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.54092
    Call Number: Curtis 54092
    photographic print, detailed view inside a packing plant of an open packing crate of "Big Y Brand," Yakima Valley cherries, Asahel Curtis, photographer, June 22, 1928. Other crates of cherries are visible in the background, and the open crate is elevated on top of a series of crates.
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    In the great fruit district - picking red raspberries, Puyallup, Washington
    Creation Date: 1907
    Catalog ID: 2006.5.94
    Call Number: 2006.5.94
    Slightly elevated, fairly distant view, looking down rows of raspberry bushes, of 5 women, all wearing large brimmed hats, picking red raspberries in Puyallup, WA.
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    Snow Crest Brand Pears, Earl Fruit Company, Northwest Division
    Creation Date: 1919
    Catalog ID: S1992.26.6
    Call Number: EPH/634.13/E73s/1919
    Fruit crate label for crate of not less than 42 lbs. of Snow Crest Brand Pears. Red background with white and orange lettering. Depiction of fruit orchards below the Cascades and Mt. Rainier (?).
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    The Pacific News
    Creation Date: 1928-1929
    Catalog ID: 2008.72.7.1
    Call Number: PER/PACIFIC/NEWS/VOL. ii/1928-29
    Bound volume of 1928-1929 (vol. II) of The Pacific News, "issued monthly in the interests of the employees..." of Pacific Fruit & Produce Company. Illustrated, 23 cm. Published 1928-1929.
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    Ahtanum Dist. Fruit Growers Assn.
    Creation Date: 1914
    Catalog ID: 2010.0.106.10
    Call Number: 2010.0.106.10
    Black and white glass plate negative, 1914 image of a fruit warehouse of the Yakima Valley Y Fruit Growers Association in the Ahtanum District. Yakima County. On the bottom of the image is written: Ahtanum District Fruit Growers Association. On the building is the painted sign Ahtanum Lumber & Produce Co. Storage, Wood Pipe, Warehouse, Lumber & Coal. Standing on the dock are two men, one with a tie and no coat, the other in bib overalls and a hat. The Yakima Valley Fruit Growers Association is now Snokist Growers.
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    Kennewick Grape Festival, October 3, 4 and 5, 1946
    Creation Date: 1946
    Catalog ID: 2009.8.1
    Call Number: EPH/979.751/K394k/1946
    [68] page illustrated souvenir program which advertising the Kennewick Grape Festival and including description of Kennewick (the "Cornucopia of the Columbia"), its industries, and its environs. Ephemera. Green tinted aerial photo of city on cover, with illustration of a cornucopia on left. Dated 1946.
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    Fancy Yakima peaches: Grown and packed by J. H. Estes, Toppenish, Wash.
    Creation Date: [ca. 1910]
    Catalog ID: 2003.133.1
    Call Number: EPH/634.25/F212f/1910
    1 label; ill.
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    [Calendar for 1906]
    Creation Date: 1906
    Catalog ID: C1967.26.75
    Call Number: EPH-A/979.7391/B73c/1906
    1 calendar; ill.; 30 cm.; Small calendar stapled to large colorful cardboard cutout of fruit basket.; Title assigned by cataloger