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Title
Avocado stamping machine, view 1
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1929
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
A worker, identified as H.E. Newton, dumps avocados from a wooden crate onto a conveyor belt of a stamping machine at the packing plant of Calavo Growers of California. Behind him, more fruit crates with the "Calavo" logo are stacked waist-high; awaiting their destiny with the stamp machine. The plant is located in the Central Manufacturing District at 4803 Everett Street. Photo dated: January 25, 1929.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00062804
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
N-000-659.1 5x7; Agriculture-Fruit-Avocados.
CARL0000067059
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/108124
Subject
Calavo Growers of California
Central Manufacturing District (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Employees--California--Los Angeles
Machinery--California--Los Angeles
Fruit processing plants--California--Los Angeles
Avocado--California--Los Angeles

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