Unloading and Inspecting Banana Shipments

This looks like it’s probably early 20th century, circa 1910. We dug this one up at the National Archives.

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Photograph of the Inspection of Bananas in Baltimore, Maryland (1910)
Photograph of the Inspection of Bananas in Baltimore, Maryland (1910)

Source: U.S. National Archives

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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