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Oil field workers, Brea
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Brea Chamber of Commerce
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph used for an article dated July 28, 1961.
Photograph caption reads, "Oil field workers in the foothills near Brea posed for this picture in 1908, bringing in members of their families for the big occasion. The late Frank J. Schweitzer Sr., member of Brea's first city council and father of the city's present mayor, is seated in the Reo auto (indicated by arrow)."
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5326-A
Oil fields--California--Brea
Oil well drilling rigs--California--Brea
Brea (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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