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Aleta Brown at Jack Brown Produce

Aleta Brown at Jack Brown Produce


Aleta "Ma" Brown stands next to a conveyor belt loaded with apples in the packing facility of Jack Brown Produce, Inc. A bag of apples rests on the cardboard carton in front of Aleta, and she holds out an apple as if offering it to the photographer.


Full Details

TitleAleta Brown at Jack Brown Produce
FormatUnidentified newspaper photograph

Title by cataloger. Aleta and Jack Brown were active in the fruit business both as growers and wholesalers. In 1960 they built a packing house in the heart of the Peach Ridge area of Alpine Township.

Location In PhotoAlpine Township, Kent Co. MI
CollectionAlpine Township Historical Society

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