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Overmountain Victory Trail Association
June 12, 2018

Overmountain Victory Trail Association added a photo.

Tom Como

Making lye is the first step in making lye soap. Water is strained through hardwood ashes and collected as lye water. I didn't know that lye was an important commodity in the colonies. I had never seen it demonstrated before. From Davidson Fort
Photo credit: Overmountain Victory Trail Association

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Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
Used for making soap, to pickle some vegetables and make hominy.

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