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Guide to the citrus and horticulture collection
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Series 1. Citrus industry. 1886-1949, undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains photographs, publications, and other material regarding the citrus industry in California, Florida, and Louisiana. Images depict many aspects of the citrus industry, including packing houses, workers, orchards, equipment, industry meetings, and events.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially according to box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 1

Photographs and press clippings of citrus exhibits. Includes an image of the 1886 Anaheim exhibit at the Southern California Citrus Fair. 1886.

Box 1, Folder 2

Negative of a Riverside orange packing label (color). undated.

Box 1, Folder 3

Photographs and descriptions of orchard equipment from the book The Citrus Industry Volume 3. 1929, undated.

Box 1, Folder 4

Publications about citrus products including essential oils and fruit juice. 1914-1916, undated.

Box 1, Folder 5

Photographs of citrus orchards and citrus trees. 1930, 1946-1949, undated.

Box 1, Folder 6

Photographs of citrus fruit. 1934, undated.

Box 1, Folder 7

Photographs of orchard equipment. 1929, undated.

Box 1, Folder 8

Photographs of citrus packing houses, packing house workers, and equipment. Includes images from the Placentia packinghouse in 1910 and Fullerton orange packers in 1895. 1895-1946, undated.

Box 1, Folder 9

Manuscripts, photographs, and other material from a business trip to Florida by J.A. Prizer of Fullerton, California, director of the exchange orange products company. 1949.

Box 1, Folder 10

Press clippings and other materials from the Citrus Protective League of California. 1911-1931.

Box 2, Folder 1

Publications about the California citrus industry. 1900-1913.

Box 2, Folder 2

Publications about the California citrus industry. 1913-1936, undated.

Box 2, Folder 3

Publications from the citrus industry in Florida and Louisiana. 1914-1915, undated.

Box 3

Scrapbook containing press clippings regarding the Southern California citrus industry and related agriculture. 1908-1913.

 

Series 2. Non-citrus crops. undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains black and white photographs of avocados and avocado trees, pecans and pecan trees, peaches, and apples. Select photographs are of scientific observations showing the cross sections of fruit samples.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 2, Folder 4

Photographs of avocados and avocado trees. undated.

Box 2, Folder 5

Photographs of fruit including apples, peaches and grapes. undated.

Box 2, Folder 6

Photographs of pecans and pecan trees. undated.

 

Series 3. Trees and flowers. undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains black and white photographs of trees and flowers. Images depict shade trees and palm trees from Riverside, California, flower displays, flower shows, and single stems. Select photographs regarding scientific observations that feature handwritten notes about the type, size, and proper name of flowers are also included.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 2, Folder 7

Photographs of trees and tree bark. undated.

Box 2, Folder 8

Photographs of flowers and flower displays. undated.