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Pasadena Digital History

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Water and Power Associates

(1893)^ - The great Cable Incline went from Rubio Pavilion (the bottom) to Echo Mountain (at the top). In this picture one of the cable cars, named "Rubio" sits at the bottom with some passengers aboard and others waiting nearby. Also on the left is the electric car which brought customers to the station from Mountain Junction.

James Gaut, San Juan Capistrano Mission by Pasadena Digital History California Missions, California History, Orange County California, Vintage California, Digital History, Mission San Juan Capistrano, San Luis Obispo County, Old Signs, Historical Sites

James Gaut, San Juan Capistrano Mission

ID#: pmh_HLG-15 TITLE: James Gaut, San Juan Capistrano Mission DATE: n.d. NOTES: SOURCE: Helen Lukens Gaut Collection REPOSITORY: Pasadena Museum of History RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Southern California's Evolving Landscape: The Photography of Helen Lukens Gaut (1872-1955)

 :: Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens San Gabriel Mountains, San Gabriel Valley, Old Images, Old Photos, Altadena California, Digital History, Huntington Library, Hollywood Homes, Us History

Bowling alley grand opening, 970 East Colorado, Pasadena. 1929.

Bowling alley grand opening, 970 East Colorado, Pasadena. 1929. :: Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

Tournament of Roses Court with banner: Annual Tournament of Roses" Vintage Happy New Year, Digital History, Over The Hill, Oldies But Goodies, Tiaras And Crowns, 21st Birthday, Holiday Parties, Pageant, Fancy Dress

Tournament of Roses Court with banner: "67th Annual Tournament of Roses"

ID#: PCC_TR1959-8C TITLE: Tournament of Roses Court with banner: "67th Annual Tournament of Roses" DATE: 1959 NOTES: "Pamela Prather 1959" and "Pasadena City College Please Credit negative number job number" – back of photo. SOURCE: REPOSITORY: Pasadena City College RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Looking at the Past in Style: Hair and Make-up of the 50s thru 80s in Pasadena

The Pasadena Digital History Collaboration is a consortium of cultural institutions in Pasadena, California. Its unites efforts to bring Pasadena history to life by preserving, documenting, and providing access to digitized historical materials through a single, open-access point for the public. The Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Museum of History, Pasadena City College, and Huntington Library so far have placed more than 4,000 photographs and documents in the collection. Digital History, Huntington Library, Pasadena California, City College, Old Images, Us History, Best Memories, Libraries, 21st Century

The Pasadena Digital History Collaboration is a consortium of cultural institutions in Pasadena, California. Its unites efforts to bring Pasadena history to life by preserving, documenting, and providing access to digitized historical materials through a single, open-access point for the public. The Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Museum of History, Pasadena City College, and Huntington Library so far have placed more than 4,000 photographs and documents in the collection.

girl-o-matic: “ Tournament of Roses Queen, Marilyn Smuin ” Digital History, Royal Court, Tiaras And Crowns, Curly Girl, Pageant, Fancy Dress, Queens, Roses, Persephone

Tournament of Roses Queen Marilyn Smuin

ID#: PCC_TR1955-3C TITLE: Tournament of Roses Queen Marilyn Smuin DATE: 1955 NOTES: SOURCE: REPOSITORY: Pasadena City College RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Looking at the Past in Style: Hair and Make-up of the 50s thru 80s in Pasadena

House on Del Rey Avenue, Pasadena, California. Via Pasadena Digital History. Digital History, Pasadena California, Trail, Buildings, Outdoors, River, Rock, Mansions, House Styles

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House on Del Rey Avenue, Pasadena, California. Via Pasadena Digital History.

The Circle Cafe located at 953 E. Colorado, Pasadena, November Photograph by J. Image courtesy of the Archives, Pasadena Museum of History (Hawkins Collection, Department Of Geography, Usc Library, Digital History, Works Progress Administration, Library Of America, The Big Sleep, San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles Neighborhoods, Air Photo

The Circle Cafe located at 953 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, in November 1946. Photo by J. Allen Hawkins. Source: Pasadena Digital History

Museums of the Arroyo Day: Free Visit to Pasadena Museum of History Digital History, 1800s Clothing, California Usa, Belle Epoque, Cool Photos, Amazing Photos, Black History, Afro, Beautiful Women

Early Pasadena resident, circa 1890

ID#: pmh_BH-L24-23 TITLE: Early Pasadena resident DATE: circa 1890 NOTES: This photograph is from the Museum's Black History Collection. SUBMITTED BY: Pasadena Museum of History RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH: the Pasadena Digital History database FLICKR COLLECTION: Fabulous Fashion

Wegge-Pelton Motor Co. Dodge Dealership located at 1035 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, 1945 Dodge Dealership, Digital History, Huntington Library, Certificate Programs, Colorado, Mid Century, California, Travel, Life

A Mid-Century Archival Treasure: The J. Allen Hawkins Photographic Archives

Pasadena’s twentieth century history is documented in the remarkable archives of commercial photographer J. Allen Hawkins (1915-1986). He opened his first studio in Pasadena in 1931 and worked consistently for the next forty-plus years, photographing a wide spectrum of local life and area institutions. As the official photographer of the Tournament of Roses, he photographed every parade and football game from 1935 to 1975. These photos and tens of thousands more are preserved in collections…

 May 1985 After Fire Architect: Myron Hunt; Digital History, Pasadena California, Digital Archives, Fire, House Styles, Outdoor, Outdoors, Outdoor Games, The Great Outdoors

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La Casita del Arroyo Blvd; May 1985 After Fire Architect: Myron Hunt; Year Built: 1932

Soda Fountain by Pasadena Digital History, via Flickr Digital History, Soda Fountain, Photo Wall, Shop, Photograph, Store

Soda Fountain by Pasadena Digital History, via Flickr

ID#: pmh_HLG-169 TITLE: St. Francis Court DATE: n.d. NOTES:  SOURCE: Helen Lukens Gaut Collection  REPOSITORY: Pasadena Museum of History  RIGHTS: All rights reserved.  SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database  Flickr Collection: Southern California's Evolving Landscape: The Photography of Helen Lukens Gaut (1872-1955) Digital History, Court Dates, St Francis, Southern California, Bungalow, Museum, Notes, Landscape, House Styles

St. Francis Court

ID#: pmh_HLG-169 TITLE: St. Francis Court DATE: n.d. NOTES: SOURCE: Helen Lukens Gaut Collection REPOSITORY: Pasadena Museum of History RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Southern California's Evolving Landscape: The Photography of Helen Lukens Gaut (1872-1955)

Main Hall by Pasadena Digital History, via Flickr Digital History, Maine, Infographic, The Past, Books, Prints, Infographics, Libros, Book

Main Hall

ID#: ppl_3650 TITLE: Main Hall DATE: 1963? NOTES: Two of the newest looking books in the background were printed in 1963 (Lion in Court and Theater In Spite of Itself). A library publicity photo. SOURCE: "Pasadena Public Library Reference Department photographs" – back of photo. REPOSITORY: Pasadena Public Library RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Looking at the Past in Style: Hair and Make-up of the 50s thru 80s in Pasadena

Bringing Pasadena's History to Life Digital History, Collaboration, Bring It On, Life

Bringing Pasadena's History to Life

Pasadena Digital History Collaboration | Bringing Pasadena's History to Life

ID#: pmh_HLG-45 TITLE: Number 9, Los Robles Court DATE: n.d. NOTES:  SOURCE: Helen Lukens Gaut Collection  REPOSITORY: Pasadena Museum of History  RIGHTS: All rights reserved.  SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database  Flickr Collection: Southern California's Evolving Landscape: The Photography of Helen Lukens Gaut (1872-1955) Digital History, Court Dates, Number 9, Southern California, Landscape, House Styles, Bungalow, Plants, Photography

Number 9, Los Robles Court

ID#: pmh_HLG-45 TITLE: Number 9, Los Robles Court DATE: n.d. NOTES: SOURCE: Helen Lukens Gaut Collection REPOSITORY: Pasadena Museum of History RIGHTS: All rights reserved. SEARCH the Pasadena Digital History database Flickr Collection: Southern California's Evolving Landscape: The Photography of Helen Lukens Gaut (1872-1955)