National Geographic : 1916 Jan
Photograph from Corby Bros. THE BREAD RACKS OF A MODERN BAKERY IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL There are 24,000 bakeries in the United States, employing 1oo,ooo people and producing $400,000,000 worth ofbread, crackers, pies, and cakes a year. These figures do not include those which do a business of less than $500 a year nor hotels. Our bakery products areworth as much as those of our creameries and vegetable canneries together.