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Title
Avocado stamping
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1926
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
A young woman, identified as Irma B. Williams, stamps the trade mark on avocados at the Avocado Growers' Association, Union Wholesale Terminal Market, located on Central and Seventh. There are avocados stacked high on a tray in front of her, and crates full of the fruit stacked all around. The crates read, "The Famous Butter-Fruit of California", "From California Avocado Growers Exchange. Los Angeles, California", and "Calavo Brand Avocados". Similar to 00062819. Photo dated: May 19, 1926.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00062818
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Agriculture-Fruit-Avocados.; G-001-000 4x5
CARL0000067106
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/108152
Subject
Williams, Irma B
Calavo Growers of California
Agriculture--California--Los Angeles
Avocado--California--Los Angeles
Young women--California--Los Angeles
Markets--California--Los Angeles

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