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Photograph was edited for publication purposes 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. Photograph caption dated March 10, 1958 reads, "Ready for shipment - Signe Booth, 19, and Ed Eckland, 18, pack fleece into large sacks ready for shipment. Best wool obtained during shearing period will be entered at California Wool Show during May in Sacramento."; See images #001357802 through #00135806 for all photos in this series.
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