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Title
Flying farmers extend greetings
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
1950
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 article dated January 31, 1950 partially reads, "Cattle are being herded by airplanes in Antelope Valley nowadays. Several farmers in the area are flying the range in sleek speedy airplanes, steering cattle back to pasture...Punching cattle from the air began when the ranch owners joined a national club known as the 'The Flying Farmers.' The club, organized five years ago...When not flying on meets with the club, the farmers fly over their ranch lands checking cattle and making certain farm hands aren't loafing on the job." Pictured, left to right, are members of the Flying Farmers, C. Zachary, A. Hoffman, H. Costerisan.; See images #00134736 through #00134738 for all photos in this series.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;13 x 18 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00134738
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d041_f6_i11
CARL0005606452
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/64885
Subject
International Flying Farmers
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Antelope Valley
Farmers--California--Antelope Valley--Societies, etc
Farmers--California--Antelope Valley
Air pilots--California--Antelope Valley
Men--California--Antelope Valley
Airplanes--California--Antelope Valley
Handshaking--California--Antelope Valley
Antelope Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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