Simi-Santa Susanna Fair Booth

Image

Simi-Santa Susanna Fair Booth

Title

Simi-Santa Susanna Fair Booth

Identifier

5857

Source

Simi Valley Historical Society. p, 69. 3. I

Description

Ventura County Fair Booth for Simi-Santa Susanna, circa 1917-1920, showing a display of fruits and vegetable nestled amongst two tall trees. There is also a panted backdrop of agricultural fields and farmland with mountains in the background. According to museum records the people in the photo may be L to R: Mrs. Brown, Mrs. E. A. Harrington, Ivy Brown. Museum records also note: "Ted Fearing painted the backdrop, apparently first in Ventura County history - it has been painted out several times as "old-timers" see the photo."

Creator

Unknown

Date

circa 1917-1920

Format

15.5 x 13 cm
Black and white photograph

Subject

Agricultural exhibitions
Ventura County Fair (Ventura County, Calif.)

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)
Simi Valley (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Simi-Santa Susanna Fair Booth,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed October 7, 2022, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/5513.