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Before you plant a seed
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 February 21, 1956 reads, "Robert Prewett, 10, sifts dirt for seed flat as Eileen Ensign, 10, pours earth under Mrs. Bright's direction. Children learn to start plants from seed, then transplant them to outdoor plot."; See images #00142289 through #00142291 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Monlux Agriculture Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hazeltine Avenue Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hazeltine Avenue Elementary School (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Students
Agriculture--Study and teaching--California--Los Angeles
Science teachers--California--Los Angeles
School children--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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