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Title
Sugar beet factory, Hamilton, Cal., 4532
Contributor
Sacramento History Online: 2002-2003
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa 1915]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2003-0191
View from across beet field looking towards sugar beet factory. Shows buildings, smokestack and railroad cars.
James Hamilton organized two corporations with intent to establish sugar beet operation in California: Pacific Sugar Construction Company and Alta California Beet Sugar Company. Built factory on land purchased in Glenn County. Plant completed in 1906.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 6 x 7 7/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001384575CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-7846
Language
English
Subject
Alta California Beet Sugar Company--Photographs
Beets--California--Hamilton City
Sugar industry--California--Hamilton City
Mills--California--Hamilton City
Silos--California--Hamilton City
Glenn County (Calif.)--Photographs
Hamilton City (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Hamilton City
Glenn County (Calif.)
Hamilton City (Calif.)

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