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Care of parakeets full-time job
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated June 16, 1954 reads "Flyaway, flyaway. Deluge of pint-sized birds flutter toward camera in sudden migration from one end of aviary to another. Cages at Kaefer's establishment are vermin and snake proof, and warmed in winter for protection against 32-degree cold. Birds don't mind heat." Housewife Mrs. Aletta Kaefer raises parakeets in Mint Canyon, Santa Clarita, California.; See images #00124625 through #00124628 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Parrots--California--Santa Clarita
Cage birds--California--Santa Clarita
Birds--Flight--California--Santa Clarita
Pets--California--Santa Clarita
Aviaries--California--Santa Clarita
Mint Canyon (Santa Clarita, Calif.)
Santa Clarita (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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