Views of Alachua
Harrison and Flora George Photographs

Making Chowder

Accompanying Handwritten Caption Reads:
Front:  Making the Chowder/Fishing on Praire Creek Alachua Co Fla
Reverse:  Chowder [illegible] part of the scales and [illegible] the freshly caught fish chopping them into [ptrs?] with a hatchet {?}and cooking as shown in the photo.  To the pot is added bacon lard [illegible] [cracker suet?] [illegible] enough water [illegible].  Earlier [illegible] a paddle if you [illegible] or drunked from the can if you have neither spoon [Remainder illegible].
Scanning of this photo was funded by the E. Ashby Hammond Memorial Fund.

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