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Title
Sifting for gems
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
1964
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 May 14, 1964 reads, "Young prospectors revive memories of Don Francisco Lopez, first in California to discover gold, who will be feted at Placerita Festival, May 17. A gold sluice stands behind children, where Southlanders will be able to pan for keepsakes. Festival will be held at Placerita State and County Park, Newhall."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;19 x 12 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00124360
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d028_f34_i24
CARL0005423548
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/56432
Subject
Children--California--Los Angeles County
Mine tools--California--Los Angeles County
Parks--California--Los Angeles County
Gold--California--Los Angeles County--History
Festivals--California--Los Angeles County
Placerita Canyon (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Placerita Canyon State Park (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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