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Jeffries barn restored at Berry Farm
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 5, 1955 reads "Walter Knott, third from left, welcomes Valleyites to his Berry Farm to inspect restored one-time Valley landmark, Jim Jeffries Barn. From left are E. W. Hopperstead, long-time friend of late fighter; Frances Muir-Pomeroy, landmark chairman of San Fernando Valley Historical Society, Knott and Lillian Bull, niece of the late fighter. Valleyites hope to retain Jeffries home, in Burbank, as landmark." The barn was originally located in Burbank, California. Knott's Berry Farm is in Buena Park, California.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Knott, Walter,--1889-1981
Pomeroy, Frances Muir
Jeffries, James J.,--1875-1953--Homes and haunts
Men--California--Buena Park
Women--California--Buena Park
Businessmen--United States
Amusement park owners--California--Buena Park
Civic leaders--California--Buena Park
Amusement parks--California--Buena Park
Barns--California--Buena Park
Signs and signboards--California--Buena Park
Knott's Berry Farm (Buena Park, Calif. : Amusement park)
Buena Park (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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