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    Archie Hanson, Jr. and daughter, Lisa, in a horse-drawn buggy in the Calabasas Christmas parade on Calabasas Road, December 1960. In the background is Calabasas Garage. Leonis Adobe Museum and Plummer House. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

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      Archie Hanson, Jr. and daughter, Lisa, in a horse-drawn buggy in the Calabasas Christmas parade on Calabasas Road, December 1960. In the background is Calabasas Garage. Leonis Adobe Museum and Plummer House. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

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