R. M. Barker Tobacco Company
|All of the pictures below are circa 1948,
and are of the R. M. Barker Tobacco Co in Carrollton.
If you can identify any of the folks in the images, please drop us an email, by clicking here.
|Taking tobacco off basket
to be replaced on a stick
|Hands of tobacco on dollies||Stick with tobacco hands
|Putting tobacco in steam
room before conveyor belt
Taking tobacco out of the steam press
|Loading tobacco palettes on sleds||Unloading tobacco with a winch||Lifting tobacco palette with a forklift|
Read about M. I Barker, an earlier proprietor of the tobacco warehouse, here. (pdf -low quality, sorry, best available)