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Photograph of Harrison Gray Otis, Ellen Beach Yaw, and William Mulholland at the Los Angeles Aqueduct opening day and dedication ceremonies, November 5 1913.

Photograph of Harrison Gray Otis, Ellen Beach Yaw, and William Mulholland at the Los Angeles Aqueduct opening day and dedication ceremonies, November 5 1913.

Photograph of a pack of mules hauling bags of cement for construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Caption on reverse reads "hauling cement to mixer north end Deadman syphen [sic]."  Catherine Mulholland Collection. Water Works - Documenting Water History in Los Angeles.

Photograph of a pack of mules hauling bags of cement for construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Caption on reverse reads "hauling cement to mixer north end Deadman syphen [sic]." Catherine Mulholland Collection. Water Works - Documenting Water History in Los Angeles.

A postcard featuring Southern Pacific Railroad's Coast Daylight (aka Southern Pacific No. 99), moving northbound near Chatsworth, circa 1940. The Coast Daylight operated between Los Angeles and San Francisco from dawn to dusk. West Valley Museum. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

A postcard featuring Southern Pacific Railroad's Coast Daylight (aka Southern Pacific No. 99), moving northbound near Chatsworth, circa 1940. The Coast Daylight operated between Los Angeles and San Francisco from dawn to dusk. West Valley Museum. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Cesar Chavez, founder of the United Farm Workers, is pictured here in his office, March 17, 1978. This photograph accompanied a newspaper article by Frank del Olmo, a staff writer specializing in Latin American affairs for the Los Angeles Times. Frank del Olmo Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

Cesar Chavez, founder of the United Farm Workers, is pictured here in his office, March 17, 1978. This photograph accompanied a newspaper article by Frank del Olmo, a staff writer specializing in Latin American affairs for the Los Angeles Times. Frank del Olmo Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

Men lined-up in front of See's Barber Shop in Tujunga, California, for a haircut, 1930. Overhead sign reads, "SEE moves to Lower Skid Row." Little Landers Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Men lined-up in front of See's Barber Shop in Tujunga, California, for a haircut, 1930. Overhead sign reads, "SEE moves to Lower Skid Row." Little Landers Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The Thimble Club of the Glendale Women's Auxiliary, Spanish American War Veterans Club repairing an American flag found by Frank Lawrence, Glendale Commander, when he fought in the Philippines. The event took place at a Betsy Ross Party at the home of Mrs. Catherine Litspreu in 1929. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The Thimble Club of the Glendale Women's Auxiliary, Spanish American War Veterans Club repairing an American flag found by Frank Lawrence, Glendale Commander, when he fought in the Philippines. The event took place at a Betsy Ross Party at the home of Mrs. Catherine Litspreu in 1929. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Photographer, Charles Williams, poses with the Nixons, September 1962.   Institute for Arts and Media Photographs.

Photographer, Charles Williams, poses with the Nixons, September 1962. Institute for Arts and Media Photographs.

Photograph from the Daily Sundial, the "Miss Black and Beautiful Competition," May 13, 1969 :: CSUN University Archives

Photograph from the Daily Sundial, the "Miss Black and Beautiful Competition," May 13, 1969 :: CSUN University Archives

A poem Inspired by William Mulholland, one of my heroes. "Words To Mulholland  http://katrinaboguski.blogspot.ca/2011/10/words-to-mulholland.html    Photograph of William Mulholland in 1924  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Mulholland#

A poem Inspired by William Mulholland, one of my heroes. "Words To Mulholland http://katrinaboguski.blogspot.ca/2011/10/words-to-mulholland.html Photograph of William Mulholland in 1924 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Mulholland#

Black Panther Party protest, Los Angeles Police Department building in downtown Los Angeles, circa 1960s. Guy Crowder Collection. Institute for Arts and Media Photographs.

Black Panther Party protest, Los Angeles Police Department building in downtown Los Angeles, circa 1960s. Guy Crowder Collection. Institute for Arts and Media Photographs.

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