A thank you letter to Judge Julian Beck from the staff of Governor Edmund G. (Pat) Brown thanking him for his gift of turkeys, hams, and beverages on Thanksgiving, dated November 30, 1959. Judge Julian Beck Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

"Alert: A weekly confidential report on communism and how to combat it" produced by Jacoby & Gibbons and Associates, Anti-Subversive Public Relations Specialists in Los Angles, dated October 12, 1950. This issue specifically targets Assemblyman Julian Beck. Judge Julian Beck Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Julian Nava with President Jimmy Carter. In April 3, 1980 Julian Nava became the first Mexican-American appointed U.S. Ambassador to Mexico under the Carter Administration. Julian Nava Collection.

First page of a letter from President Jimmy Carter to Julian Nava, April 3, 1980. In April 3, 1980 Julian Nava became the first Mexican-American appointed U.S. Ambassador to Mexico under the Carter Administration. When President Carter was not re-elected in 1980, the Reagan administration declined to keep Nava in his position and instead informed Nava that his successor had been selected. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

Elect Dr. Julian Nava handout. In 1966 a coalition was formed with its goal the election of the first Mexican-American to the Los Angeles Board of Education. This handbill from the 1967 election gives Nava's platform as well as the names of those individuals and organizations that supported him. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

In 1980 Julian Nava became the first person selected as the "Hispanic of the Year" and was honored at an awards dinner on September 3, 1980. James W. Cleary, president of California State University, Northridge from 1969 to 1992, wrote this letter congratulating Nava on his achievements. Julian Nava Collection.

A comparative statement of crime statistics for the months of December, 1924 and December, 1925, for the Glendale Police Department. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Rushing waters during a flood in Glendale, in front of the Adams Square Apartments looking east, February 20, 1941. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library

Letter from Cesar Chavez to Julian Nava, May 11, 1971. Nava and Chavez worked together throughout their careers. In 1967, Chavez, then president of the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers), assisted Nava in his candidacy for the Los Angeles Board of Education. In this letter, Chavez thanks Nava for writing a letter to Congressman Barry Morris Goldwater, Jr., the son of Senator Barry Goldwater. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

These fans, which bear the message, "I'M A FAN OF VALLEY CITYHOOD," were distributed by Valley VOTE during the 2002 campaign to create a new city out of the Los Angeles communities of the San Fernando Valley. Valley Voters Organized Toward Empowerment Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Tropico Post Office circa 1910. The building was owned by W. C. B. Richardson and was located at the corner of Central and San Fernando. Glendale Central Public Library. San fernando Valley History Digital Library.

"Nava de Nava 26," 1980. In April, 1980 Julian Nava became the first Mexican-American appointed U.S. Ambassador to Mexico. Born and raised in East Los Angeles, Nava went on to have a distinguished career as professor of history at California State University, Northridge and member of the Los Angeles Board of Education. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Archives.

Handwritten letter from Philip J. Bone to the American Guitar Society regarding a publication they worked on together; he is requesting her "opinions, suggestions etc." on various aspects of the publication, February 2, 1953. Vahdah Olcott-Bickford Collection .

Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant, ca. 1861. Stiles E. Forsha Civil War Correspondence Collection. Civil War Narratives.

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14 Brands That Should Have Stuck With Their Vintage Packaging Kel-Bowl-Pac...the cereal could be eaten in the box

aaron draplin's collection of memo books, a design niche recently resurrected by the Field Notes brand.

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From the Aaron Draplin (draplin design co) Collection of rescued memo books- Gorgeous old-timey design!

British cigarette cards

"Propoganda Kit." Exposed by National Americanism Committee Disabled American Veterans. Brochure, New York, ca. 1939. from Cal State Northridge's "In our own backyard" digital exhibit