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Pierce group will attend CYF meeting
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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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 January 30, 1965 reads, "Cows dot Pierce hillsides - Cows grazing on Pierce College hillsides in Woodland Hills give a wary look to photographer Gordon Dean when he snuck up on them to catch this pastoral scene. Actually the cows are a reminder of Pierce College's upcoming California Young Farmers convention slated at Riverside Mission Inn beginning Thursday. A five-man delegation from the college will attend the district meet."; See image #00135841 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Pierce College
Community colleges--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Photography of cows--California--Los Angeles
Pastures--California--Los Angeles
Livestock--California--Los Angeles
Cows--California--Los Angeles
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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