WP Rawl Through the Years

Clockwise from left to right: family in sweet potato fields, Walter P. Rawl in collard fields, girls picking peaches, a farming implement, Howard and Dean Rawl with equipment, Rawl family leaders today, Ashley Rawl in collard fields, quality inspection in the corn fields, Charles Wingard teaching at the Katie's Krops prototype garden, labels used in the cannery.

What else was happening in 1925?

  • New York City had 17,000 restaurants.

  • The first motel (the “motorists’ hotel”), the Milestone Motel in San Luis Obispo, Calif. opened.

  • Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz turned three.

  • Iodized table salt celebrated two years of gracing people’s homes.

  • The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade turned one.

  • Walter P. Rawl Farm was established.