Pinterest • The world’s catalog of images

Explore Snowfall January, Surround Box, and more!

Plummer Street in Chatsworth after snowfall, January 11, 1949. The hills in the background are part of the Santa Susana Mountains that surround Box Canyon. Canoga-Owensmouth Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

San Fernando Valley from Topanga Canyon 1939

Advertisement for Peterson Dairy Farm at 9409 Farrolone Avenue in Chatsworth, California, circa 1966. Associated Chambers of Commerce of the San Fernando Valley Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Van Nuys Rotary-Gram newsletter, May 19, 1954. The Van Nuys Rotary Club was organized and chartered in 1925 to promote commerce and community service. This page of the weekly four-page newsletter, edited by Bruce Jones, features the Valley Municipal Building, the administrative center of the San Fernando Valley. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

from overstock.com

Hidden History of Western North Carolina Mountains (Paperback)

Buried deep within the hills and hollers of North Carolina's majestic Appalachian Mountains are stories, traditions and a proud cultural heritage unlike any other. Hidden History of the Western North

Topanga Canyon Road under construction, circa early 1900s. In the background is visible Pedro Orsua and a team of horses. This image was donated by Laura B. Gaye, from her book "Land of the West Valley." San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Silos at Brant Ranch, Woodland Hills (formerly Girard), located on the mountain south of Chalk Hill visible in background, 1913. Calabasas Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

pretty cool old school pic of topanga canyon

This is why I say history is so important to know. To appreciate what we have, we have to know where we've been.

Worker loading oranges into crates to be brought to the Canoga Citrus Association packing house for processing, circa 1935-1945. Canoga-Owensmouth Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.