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Title
Men working in a vegetable field at the Los Angeles County Farm, Downey, 1920-1939
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1920-1939]
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.
The Los Angeles County Farm, founded in 1887-1980's, was a poor farm and medical facility. Located south of the Imperial Highway in Downey, many of its buildings still stand (2015).
Photograph of men, in 3 groups, working in a vegetable field at the Los Angeles County Farm, with a row of palm trees visible in the distance.
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles County Farm
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10558
ark:/21198/zz002hbjk9
Subject
Agricultural laborers--American--California--Downey
Almshouses--California--Downey
Farms--California--Downey
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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