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    Robert William Bird standing on top of an advertisement for his Canoga Park grocery store, 1937. Canoga-Owensmouth Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

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    Portrait of Catarina and Caroline Pico, circa 1855. Catarina was a ward of General Andres Pico. In 1874 she married Romulo Pico, the son of General Andres Pico. San Fernando Valley Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    He bought a ranch in the San Fernando Valley; she bought a ranch beside him.

    Rocket test stand at Rocketdyne in Canoga Park, circa 1960. A related press release reads: "The isolated laboratory, the most extensive rocket research center in the Free World, is located high in the Santa Susana Mountains 35 miles northwest of Los Angeles. Thousands of pounds of thrust are developed by rocket engines which will power guided missiles for the Air Force, Army and Navy." San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    Exterior view of the Cody Theater, located at 303 S. Brand Boulevard, San Fernando, 1923. The movie advertised on the theater's marquee is Grumpy (1923) starring prolific silent film star of the 1910s and 1920s, Theodore Roberts. San Fernando Valley Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

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    Vintage San Fernando Valley - Canoga Park High School after a rainstorm, 1950

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    The Owensmouth Women's Club held their first Christmas Party at the Owensmouth Grammar School on December 17, 1915. They also had a "White Elephant" Sale on December 31, 1915 and raised monies in early 1916. Canoga Park Women's Club Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

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