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Future herd sire
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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The Clarence W. Pierce School of Agriculture is a two-year community college in Woodland Hills, California. It opened in September 1947, with 70 students and 18 faculty members and is part of the Los Angeles Community College District. The school's initial focus was crop cultivation and animal husbandry, and still retains a large swatch of open fields for hands-on working farm training. In 1956 the school was renamed Los Angeles Pierce College.
Photograph caption dated March 4, 1948 reads "Milky Way Prince Aster III, shown with Dwight Holford, student, will be foundation herd sire for purebred Hereford herd at Clarence W. Pierce Junior College. The young bull and several purebred Hereford heifers were purchased from herds in the West by Sears Roebuck Foundation."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Pierce College--Students
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Community college students--California--Los Angeles
Hereford cattle--Breeding--California--Los Angeles
Bulls--California--Los Angeles
Bulls--Breeding--California--Los Angeles
Livestock--California--Los Angeles
Fences--California--Los Angeles
Community colleges--California--Woodland Hills (Los Angeles)
Woodland Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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