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Title
Pierce College
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1947
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes; Title supplied by cataloger.
The Clarence W. Pierce School of Agriculture is a two-year community college in Woodland Hills, California. It opened in September 1947, with 70 students and 18 faculty members and is part of the Los Angeles Community College District. The school's initial focus was crop cultivation and animal husbandry, and still retains a large swatch of open fields for hands-on working farm training. In 1956 the school was renamed Los Angeles Pierce College.
Pictured is the Clarence W. Pierce Junior College of Agriculture in Woodland Hills, California, which officially opened on Monday, September 15, 1947. Photograph dated September 19, 1947.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00119954
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d023_f29_i1
CARL0005384666
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/52868
Subject
Los Angeles Pierce College
Community colleges--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
College buildings--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Agriculture--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Trees--California--Los Angeles
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Panoramic views
Valley Times Collection photographs

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