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L.A. outdoor classroom stresses cooperation
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated May 28, 1962 partially reads, "Calabash 6th grader Diana Thompson makes acquaintance of wiggling newts." The article partially reads, "Scene: Clear Creek Camp, about 4,000 feet high in the Angeles National Forest and 10 miles north of La Canada, owned and operated by the Los Angeles city schools since 1925. Perched atop a mountain overlooking Clear Creek canyon, the complex of two dormitories, lodge-museum, staff quarters and dining room-kitchens houses one sixth grade class each week throughout the school year. 'Our classroom is the out-of-doors itself,' explains Ernie White, Clear Creek's director for 12 years. 'In reality, we are an outdoor school, and not a camp. We teach natural science and conservation education."; See images #00131853 through #00131854 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Clear Creek Outdoor Education Center (La Can~ada Flintridge, Calif.)
Camps--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
School children--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Girls--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Newts--California--La Can~ada Flintridge
Mountains--California, Southern
Angeles National Forest (Calif.)
La Can~ada Flintridge (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
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