What: There are many ways to peel peaches. This is the mechanical version. It is similar to an apple peeler. It has a clamp on the left to attach to a work surface. In 1885, a peach peeler cost about $2.00.
Who: Pioneers used these to prepare peaches for preserving.
Did You Know?
Three episodes of Death Valley Days ("Long Night at Fort Lonely", "Key to the Fort", "A Full House") were filmed at Pipe Spring National Monument in 1967.