Blocker College Photograph Collection

 

Creator

Fred A. Blocker

Description

This is a black and white photo of people participating in a pie eating contest. The contest participants are lying on the ground and eating pie out of pie plates which are placed on the ground in front of them. Dub Garret is standing behind the participants, and he is wearing an apron and chef's hat. He is also holding a very large wooden spoon. There is a band seated behind the participants, and all participants, judges, and the band are on a stage.

Subjects

Universities and colleges ; College campuses ; College students

Keywords

Students, College campus, College life, Jack Crawford, Pie eating contest

Date

1940

Time Period

1940-1949

Object Type

image

Geographic Location

Starkville (Miss.)

Format (Digital)

JPEG

Digital ID

File_No_2_137.jpg

Format (original)

photonegative

Physical ID

File_No_2_137

Related Materials

Blocker Photograph Collection

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, University Archives, Fred A. Blocker College Photo Collection.

Repository

University Archives

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Digital Collection Title

Fred A. Blocker College Photo Collection

Keywords

Students, College campus, College life, Jack Crawford, Pie eating contest

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