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Shanghais sheep; shears same
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 16, 1959 reads, "Lola Ocorr of Agura, sheep husbandry major at Pierce Junior College in Woodland Hills, puts theory she is learning into practice as she applies shears to reluctant sheep during annual event at college. Several high school agricultural students participated in shearing session in which 150 sheep were clipped during day. Average time for clipping is about three minutes for sheep for professionals. Students usually require 30 minutes."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Pierce College--Students
Community college students--California--Los Angeles
Livestock--California--Los Angeles
Sheep-shearing--California--Los Angeles
Sheep--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Community colleges--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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