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California Agricultural Teaching Aid Photograph Collection
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  • Creator: University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Title: California Agricultural Teaching Aid Photograph Collection
    Date (inclusive): circa 1950-1959
    Extent: 0.8 linear feet; 76 mounted photographs
    Abstract: The collection contains mounted photographs used presumably by the Alameda County Schools Curriculum Materials Center and later by the Hayward Unified School District as a teaching tool. The photographs are related to three subjects: dairy farming, the Delta Mendota Canal Fish Diversion Facility, and cattle ranching in Alameda County. The photographs were presumably taken circa 1950-1959. Captions from the back of each photograph have been used in the descriptions.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: D-528
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Administrative History

    The collection contains mounted photographs used presumably by the Alameda County Schools Curriculum Materials Center and later by the Hayward Unified School District as a teaching tool.

    Scope and Content

    The photographs are related to three subjects: dairy farming, the Delta Mendota Canal Fish Diversion Facility, and cattle ranching in Alameda County. The photographs were presumably taken circa 1950-1959. Captions from the back of each photograph have been used in the descriptions.

    Arrangement of the Collection

    The collection is arranged in three series according to existing titles: 1. The Dairy Farmer in the Community, 2. Delta Mendota Canal Fish Diversion Facility, 3. Modern Cattle Ranching in Alameda County.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Delta-Mendota Canal (Calif.)--Pictorial works
    Alameda County (Calif.)--Pictorial works
    Fishways--Pictorial works
    Dairy farming--California--Pictorial works
    Dairy farmers--California--Pictorial works
    Ranching--California--Pictorial works
    Beef cattle--California--Pictorial works

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid with assistance from student employees Jane Oh and Michelle Xie.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], California Agricultural Teaching Aid Photograph Collection, D-528, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.