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?
The fort at Pipe Spring National Monument was built over a spring, similar to castles in Europe and the Middle East.