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Title
Avocado shipping
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
Workers loading avacados for Calavo Growers of California-Los Angeles in wooden boxes onto a truck. This is the first load of Calavos shipped east. It consisted of 1500 to 2000 cases on a truck, with 16 to 30 avocados per case. Photo date: January 25, 1929. The location was in the Central Manufacturing District at 4803 Everett Street.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00062767
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Agriculture-Fruit-Avocados.
CARL0000066928
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/110483
Subject
Central Manufacturing District (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Calavo Growers of California
Avocado--California--Los Angeles
Fruit processing plants--California--Los Angeles
Employees--California--Los Angeles
Shipping--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--California--Los Angeles
Agriculture--California--Los Angeles

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