Los Angeles Public Library > Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection > Avocado show, Whittier 1933, view 7

Image / Avocado show, Whittier 1933, view 7

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Avocado show, Whittier 1933, view 7
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1933
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
View of men and women examining avocados at the Avocado Show held in Whittier, May 1933. Several long tables can be seen, all filled from front to back with different varieties of avocados. Lots of banners and signs are also visible. Some slogans read, "Eat more avocados", "Avocados make tasty salads", "Get interested in avocados", and among the advertising banners are, "The Nut House", "San Jose (illegible)", "National Fruit Growers Assn.", "Conyer's Candy Box", "Arrowhead Water", and "N. H. Brokaw Avocado Nursery". Similar to 00062814. Photo dated: 1933.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00062813
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Agriculture-Fruit-Avocados.; N-002-261.7 5x7
CARL0000067002
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/108084
Subject
Agriculture--California--Whittier
Avocado--California--Whittier
Agricultural exhibitions--California--Whittier
Agriculture--Competitions--California--Whittier
Avocado--Varieties--California--Whittier
Whittier (Calif.)

Explore related content on Calisphere: