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Title
Plowed field at the Los Angeles County Farm, Downey, 192-1939
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 a plowed field at the Los Angeles County Farm with a stand of trees and a water tower visible in the distance.
Text from negative sleeve: Los Angeles County Farm
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10562
ark:/21198/zz002hbjqc
Subject
Almshouses--California--Downey
Farms--California--Downey
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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