Wooden mortar and pestle
Blase Camacho Souza Papers, 1899-2003
Text in back of photograph:
Pilon y maceta by – Cruz Guzman of Kohala
Seed of guava tree from P.R. – brought in 1901.
Brought and planted by Cruz in Kohala.
14 years later he cut the tree and made this pilon.
Photo by Ladao Okomioto – 1975
Property of Blase C. Souza
1975, Date created
CreatorBlase Camacho Souza
Photograph: b & w photographs
Food and cooking, Heritage
Related PlacesKohala, HI
(depicts), Hilo, HI
Blase Camacho Souza Papers, 1899-2003. Wooden mortar and pestle: BCSo_b13_f08_0001_front. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 11 Apr 2021.
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