Department of Agriculture, Information Office Records
Photographs. 1881–1941. 405 items.
Arranged alphabetically by subject. Formats included are: gelatin dry plate negatives, lantern slides, photomechanical prints, photographic prints, and negatives.
Subjects include avocado packing, shipping and marketing; department personnel; State Fair agricultural exhibits; war preparedness; Governor Culbert Olson (F3741:2498:1); farm machinery; fruit harvesting, inspection and testing; insects; livestock kills; milk production, testing and inspection; peach canning; rodents; spraying equipment; vegetable packing and inspection; weeds; and, weights and measures.
See the Department of Agriculture finding aid at the California State Archives for more detail.