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Title
Wayside Honor Ranch ranks high as unique prison farm
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
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
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated November 25, 1955 reads "Plenty of milk. Nearly a million pounds of milk are produced from dairy cows like these at the Way Side (sic) Honor Rancho. Work in the open for inmates helps restore them to useful lives. In addition, farm produces 34,488 pounds of dressed beef, 6,500 pounds of mutton and 74,900 pounds of dressed pork in year, all for county use." The article partially reads "It's the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Wayside Honor Rancho at Castaic, embracing approximately 3,000 acres of rolling, fertile hills that not only produce game birds, fruit, alfalfa and blue ribbon livestock, but also oil."; See images #00134971 through #00134977 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134977
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f25_i18
CARL0005582056
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64488
Subject
Wayside Honor Rancho (Castaic, Calif.)
Jails--California--Castaic
Dairy cattle--California--Castaic
Cows--California--Castaic
Corrals--California--Castaic
Fences--California--Castaic
Pens--California--Castaic
Trees--California--Castaic
Ranches--California--Castaic
Castaic (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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