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Title
Valencia oranges, views 1-4
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1934
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The first Valencia orange orchard in California was planted in 1880 by R.H. Gilman on the land of the Placentia Fruit Co., in what is today Orange County. View 1: Site marker dedicated to Gilman and the first Valencia orchard, by the Native Daughters of the Golden West. View 2: R.H. Gilman standing beside site marker. View 3: A toast to Gilman (with beard). View 4: Gilman (with beard) is honored at the ceremony for the site marker.
Type
Image
Format
4 photographic prints:b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00031980
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
N-003-528.1 4x5; N-003-528.2 4x5; N-003-528.3 4x5; N-003-528.4 4x5; Agriculture-Fruit-Oranges.
CARL0000036114
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/100265
Subject
Placentia Fruit Co
Agriculture--California--Placentia
Historical markers--California--Placentia
Citrus fruit industry--California--Placentia
Oranges--California--Placentia
Placentia (Calif.)

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