Pressing sorghum with a mule. Cades Cove Loop Road, Great Smoky Mountains, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Townsend, TN 37882, USA. 1934 - 1936. These men are feeding sorghum canes into a press that is run by a mule walking in a circle. They will make a sweetener with the sap they collect. This image is from Ijams Family Papers (MS.0668). Pinned by University of Tennessee, Special Collections. Courtesy: historypin: a global community collaborating around history. London (UK)
Gatlinburg. Date unknown, possibly late 40's
1939 - Swinging Bridge crossing Little Pigeon River near Gatlinburg, TN. My mother talked about crossing these as a child in Kentucky.