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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Foothill Groves, Inc. records (Collection)
    Dates: 1914 - 1929
    Collection Number: LH-CA-5
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 2 boxes
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    Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
    Fullerton, California 92834-4150
    Abstract: This collection contains documents pertaining to Foothill Groves, Inc. operations, two meeting minute books that cover the years 1914-1929.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Foothill Groves, Inc. records (Collection). California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Foothill Groves, Inc., was located in Yorba Linda, California. They specialized in growing lemons and oranges.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection contains documents pertaining to Foothill Groves, Inc. operations, two meeting minute books that cover the years 1914-1929. The strength of this collection lies in its documents, particularly ones regarding agreements Foothill Groves made with other companies. Especially noteworthy are agreements with the Pacific Electric Railway, and with the Yorba Linda Co-op Fruit Association, both of which shed light on regular business practices in the citrus industry during the early twentieth century.

    Indexing Terms

    Citrus fruit industry -- Orange County (Calif.)

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