Speck, Frank G. Gourds of the Southeastern Indians: A Prolegomenon on the Lagenaria Gourd Culture of the Southeastern Indians. Boston: New England Gourd Society, 1941. Pp. 72-75.
Information from Hayes Lochalear, Chesley Lockee, and Lochey Oxendine on the use of gourds for water pails and dippers, soup ladles, birdnests, lifebelts for children learning to swim, and vivarium for fish bait.