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Japanese employees cutting and stacking sweet pea seeds at the Floradale Farms, grown by the Burpee Seed Company : 1939 ; mules were used in this operation until the 1950s
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
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Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast
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Lompoc Valley Historical Society
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At Floradale Farms, Burpee Seed Company employees work in sweet pea field. Also in the field are mules and a flatbed truck with a sign on truck door, "Burpee Seeds Grow."
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
W. Atlee Burpee Company
Lompoc (Calif.)
Floradale Farms (Lompoc, Calif.)
Japanese Americans--California--Santa Barbara County
Agricultural laborers--Japanese American--California--Lompoc
Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay

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