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Title
William B. Cullen residence, Glendora
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photo reproduced by Zephyr.
Glendora was founded on April 1, 1887 by George D. Whitcomb and was officially incorporated as a City in 1911. In the mid-1930s, nearly all of the city's 4,500 acres of land were cultivated for citrus fruit; by the late 1950s agriculture had given way to large-scale residential development. As of 2006, population of the city known as the "Pride of the Foothills" was estimated at 51,608.
Four people are pictured in front of the ranch home of William B. Cullen, early Glendora settler and charter member of the First Christian Church; two of them are atop a horse-drawn vehicle. William Bryant Cullen was also a member of the Glendora Lemon Association, and it is recorded that on September 24, 1902 he delivered 48 boxes of lemons weighing 2,866 lbs and nearly twice as much the following day.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00076275
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Glendora-Residences-Cullen, William B.
CARL0000078657
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/110873
Subject
Architecture, Domestic--California--Glendora
Horse-drawn vehicles--California--Glendora
Dwellings--California--Glendora
Mountains--California, Southern
Glendora (Calif.)
Zephyr

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