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Pick of the Pod (1939)
A peek inside the pea processing operations that culminate in Del Monte brand canned peas. With glimpses of 1930s kitchens and images of Depression-era California agriculture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Peas;California: Agriculture;California: History;
Duration: 00:20:57
Popularity (downloads): 147
 
Fortune in Two Old Trunks, A (Part I) (1951)
The origin of California's prune (now officially called 'dried plum') industry.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Prunes;California: Agriculture;
Duration: 00:13:40
Popularity (downloads): 211
 
Fortune in Two Old Trunks, A (Part II) (1951)
The origin of California's prune (now officially called 'dried plum') industry.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Prunes;California: Agriculture;
Duration: 00:13:27
Popularity (downloads): 220
 
Life in the Central Valley of California (1949)
Shows the agriculture, trade and infrastructure of California's Central Valley, all made possible by irrigation.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: California: History;California: Central Valley;
Duration: 00:10:05
Popularity (downloads): 883
 
Why Braceros? (1959)
Produced to justify the bracero farm labor program to the general public, especially American citizens in California who felt threatened by the influx of workers over the border from Mexico.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Mexican Americans;Occupations: Agriculture;California: History;
Duration: 00:18:53
Popularity (downloads): 708
 
Miracles From Agriculture (1960)
Presents today's supermarkets as the showplaces of agriculture; discusses methods of improvement in the growing, handling, processing, and shipping of food products.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry;Consumerism;
Duration: 00:12:49
Popularity (downloads): 201
 
Romance of a Lemon (1927)
Elegy to the sour fruit: how it's farmed and how it's used, with some unusual applications.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Citrus;California: History;
Duration: 00:09:09
Popularity (downloads): 71
 
Golden Harvest...Fifty Years of Calpak Progress (1950)
History of a company involved in the California canning industry, with excellent footage of agribusiness and cannery operations dating back to the turn of the century. Incorporates the 1933 film...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Canneries;Occupations: Cannery workers;California: History;
Duration: 00:18:02
Popularity (downloads): 124
 
California Picture Book (1946)
Pictorial travelogue of California, using a variety of stock footage.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: California: History;California;Travelogues;
Duration: 00:11:35
Popularity (downloads): 661
 
Golden Harvest...Fifty Years of Calpak Progress (1950)
History of a company involved in the California canning industry, with excellent footage of agribusiness and cannery operations dating back to the turn of the century. Incorporates the 1933 film...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Canning; Occupations: Cannery workers; California: History and culture;
Duration: 00:18:02
Popularity (downloads): 364
 

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