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Contestants make their pies in the Cherry Pie Baking Contest

Contestants make their pies in the Cherry Pie Baking Contest

Photographer / Artist: Kenneth Carlisle Marthey (born 1917 Highland Park, Michigan)

Photographer / Artist: MARTHEY PHOTO

Department: Photo Archives
Date: 1952
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of the New Mexico State Fair, Charlie Frelund
Object number: PA1999.005.036
DescriptionBetty Chang, Jo Marie Heglin and Sarah Grantham make their pies in the Cherry Pie Baking Contest. Jo Marie Heglin would go on to win the contest. They have a row of matching white ovens with a sign on each reading their name and the county they are from. Betty Chang is turning toward her oven, Jo Marie Heglin is putting the lattice crust on top of her pie, and Sarah Grantham is picking up her pie to put it into the oven. A sign behind the contestants reads "Ranges courtesty of Southern Union Gas Company". On the table they are using lie rolling pins, mixing bowls and ingredients.This is a duplicate of 1999.005.035.
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