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This black and white photographic postcard features a group photograph of people holding slices of watermelon. Six women wear dresses and hats. A girl stands to the left of the women and a boy stands in front of the women. Two men are on the left of the women. The man in front licks a knife and has a first place ribbon pinned on his vest. Prairie land is in the background. Written text is at the bottom of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Carlton (Kan.), Dickinson County (Kan.), Group portraits, Watermelons, Contests, Farm produce, Ghost towns
This item is in the public domain
Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections
"Postcard: Free Melons, Carlton, Kansas Sept. 7, 08" (1908). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1322.
Free Melons, Carlton Kan Sep, 7, 08. 627.