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Title
Orange groves and snow
Alternative Title
Works Progress Administration Photo Collection
Creator
Burt, Burton O
Date Created and/or Issued
1939
Publication Information
Federal Writers' Project
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
Although there is snow on the mountains, the orchards are flourishing with oranges. Photo of orange groves near Covina in the foreground, with a view of the perfectly centered, snow-capped, San Antonio Peak - aka Mt. Baldy. Mt. Baldy is the highest mountain in the San Gabriel range, rising to 3,074.4 m (10,080 ft). Photo dated: 1939.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00069664
Works Progress Administration Collection
A-009-156 4x5; Santa Monica Mountains.
CARL0000073696
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/3126
Subject
Mountain passes--California, Southern
Crops and climate--California--Covina
Agriculture--California--Covina
Orchards--California--Covina
Oranges--California--Covina
Snow--California, Southern
San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)
Mount Baldy (Calif.)
Covina (Calif.)

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