Picking apples in Colorado
Photograph depicting men harvesting apples in an orchard in Colorado. The men collect apples in bags on their chest and they stand on or near ladders. Apples are stacked in "Colorado Apples" crates on the ground in front of the ladders. A child stands with a crate on the ground. This photograph was shot by Grand Junction photographer Frank Dean in 1909. Dean opened his first photo gallery in Gunnison in the 1880s and then moved his studio to Grand Junction in 1900.
COPYRIGHTED BY F. E. DEAN. '09 ; On verso: "Picking apples in Colo.- 65"