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California Institution for Women, Tehachapi, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Possibly related to the article “Tehachapi Prison Will Wait Fence, No Women to Be Sent to New Institution Until Safeguard Finished,” Los Angeles Times, 6 July 1933: A8. The article states: … Women will be sent to the Tehachapi institution in small numbers until they have all been removed from San Quentin. The new building group was dedicated by Gov. Rolph last year, and since that time has been unoccupied, due to the refusal of the warden to be responsible for prisoners until the buildings had been fenced in. …
Two-story Norman-style building at California Institution for Women, with steeply pitched roof and chimneys, with saplings, chain-link fence, and dirt area in foreground, hills in background
Text from nitrate negative sleeve: California, Tehachipi, Womens prison, 1933
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Women's prisons--California--Tehachapi
California Institution for Women (Tehachapi, Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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