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Title
Woman sits upon the San Joaquin County display at the National Orange Show, San Bernardino, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa February 1933]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
A woman sits upon the San Joaquin County display at the National Orange Show, which is in the shape of a ship. In front of the ship, there are various gourds and other produce in glass vessels. There is a sign to the right of the ship that reads, in part, "The San Joaquin County... Located at Stockton California... Cost $6,000,000. Length of Channel 88 mi... Depth 26 ft. Width 100 feet at bottom, 300 feet at surface, Curves 5000 foot maximum radius. Marked & Lighted. The Port of Stockton was officially..." Painted on the wall behind the ship is, "County of San Joaquin California's Inland Port."
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Orange King on Throne: San Bernardino Show Opens: Twenty-third Annual Exhibit Honors Woman Founder of Great Industry: Lieut.-Gov. Merriam and Other Leaders of State at Ceremonies," 17 Feb. 1933: 1.
Text from newspaper caption: Annual Orange Show Opening Attracts Throng: Ship Bearing Agricultural Treasures from San Joaquin County [Los Angeles Times, 17 Feb. 1933: 6]
Text from negative sleeve: National Orange Show 1934 [1933 negative misfiled]
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_6984
ark:/21198/zz002cx9ft
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Oranges--California--San Bernardino
Agricultural exhibits--California--San Bernardino
Citrus fruit industry--California--San Bernardino
National Orange Show
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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