Photograph of pickers at work harvesting celery plants on the Iki Ranch near Logandale, Nevada, June 4, 1947

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Photograph of pickers at work harvesting celery plants on the Iki Ranch near Logandale, Nevada, June 4, 1947
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Description
Men harvesting celery on the Iki ranch near Logandale, Nevada.
Transcribed Notes
Bureau of Reclamation typed notes appended to back of photo: Boulder Canyon Project, Nevada Region 3 "Pickers" at work harvesting celery plants on the IKI Ranch near Logandale, Nevada. Raising celery plants is a relatively new type of irrigated specialty farming in southern Nevada. Water from the Muddy River is used to irrigate the fields. Twenty million celery plants were harvested from the 60 acres planted this season. The plants were shipped to the neighboring western states.
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0071:0087
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Formatted Date
1947-06-04
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1947 (June 4)
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image/tiff
Measurements
9.97 x 7.67 inches
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
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Original material scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A
Digital ID
hln000145
Access ID
218

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