Gourd Sightings

Featured Gourd Sightings

It's A Gourd Life


The video above "It's A Gourd Life" was created by Tom Stern for Grace Swanson.
Tom used a video clip of Graces dad’s from the early 1950’s:  "The Gourd Swimmers".

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Submitted by Carol Rookstool - via her son in law:
Bottle Gourds Floated To New World From Africa About 10,000 Years Ago; Finding Disputes Popular 'Asian Traveler' Theory

Submitted by Mary Bliss- via her niece:
A gourd emblazoned with heroes of the French Revolution contained the blood of Louis XVI.


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