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Title
Woman preparing to ride an ostrich at the Luna Park ostrich farm in Lincoln Heights, ca.1928
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1928
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
California Historical Society
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a woman preparing to ride an ostrich at the Luna Park ostrich farm in Lincoln Heights, ca.1928. The ostrich is at center and is facing to the left. A woman in a dark dress is seated on its back, while a man can be seen standing near its head at center. A bag can be seen over the ostrich's head. Several more large birds can be seen in a pen in the background. Trees are visible around the edge of the pen.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
10 x 13 cm.
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m23861 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-48528
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m23861
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-48528.jpg
Subject
Ostrich farms and farming
Agricultural sites
Time Period
circa 1928
Place
California
Lincoln Heights
Los Angeles
USA
Source
48528 [Accession number]
CHS-48528 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m265

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