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Vanishing Valley pastoral scene
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Brangan, George
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Original photograph has a tear on the left side of the picture, covered with yellow tape.
Photograph caption dated August 23, 1956 reads "Scenes like this are rare in San Fernando Valley. Here in Sun Valley industry and agriculture exist in close proximity. Shown above is a herd of Holstein cattle feeding at Silver Shield Dairy on Wicks street. In left background are familiar towers of Valley Steam Plant where electrical energy is created for thousands of homes in area."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d036_f12_i12; H-14095.2 4x5
Silver Shield Dairy (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Water and Power
Holstein-Friesian cattle--California--Los Angeles
Cattle--Feeding and feeds--California--Los Angeles
Dairy cattle breeds--California--Los Angeles
Dairy products industry--California--Los Angeles
Dairy farms--California--Sun Valley (Los Angeles)
Feedlots--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Steam power plants--California--Los Angeles
Electric utilities--California--Los Angeles
Energy facilities--California--Los Angeles
Sun Valley (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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