O' Heart of Mine, composed by Tod B. Galloway, 1905. Galloway was educated at Amherst College and became a lawyer, then probate judge, and subsequently the secretary to the governor of Ohio. During World War I, he was a YMCA entertainer in France. C. C. Easley Microfilm Collection. International Guitar Research Archive.

A letter to Judge Julian Beck from the staff of Governor Edmund G. (Pat) Brown thanking him for his gift of turkeys, hams, scotch and bourbon on Thanksgiving, dated November 30, 1959. Judge Julian Beck Collection.

Flyer announcing the play "Who Killed Earl Wright?" Sunday evening, January 29, 1939. Performance was held at the First Baptist church in San Fernando. The cast included Julian Beck, who, according to the penned correction, replaced Fuller as the Judge in the play. Beck was an attorney in 1939, and would later become Superior Court Judge of Los Angeles County. 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.

Reply from guitar maker, V. Tatay regarding inquiries made by Zarvah Publishing Co. circa March, 1932 for stock and pricing for guitar cases, strings and Italian style mandolins. Vahdah Olcott-Bickford Collection.

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 .

Stamps from a World War II-era ration booklet issued to Vincent J. Graziano of North Hollywood, circa early 1940s. The stamps were traded for such scarce commodities as sugar, butter, coffee and beef steak. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

ca. 1909

Poster from Culture Clash's "The Mission" at the Los Angeles Theater Center. Ric Salinas Culture Clash Collection.

Galloway Family Crest of Scotland

On September 26, 1940, a bill was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to prohibit Communists and members of the German-American Bund and other organizations from working on national-defense contracts. Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles Collection.

William Ellsworth Smythe, founder of a social movement known as "Little Landers" worked with George W. Harris and Marshall Valentine Hartranft to build the "Los Terrenitos" or the "Little Lands" Colony in 1913. Smythe and his disciples believed that any man could support himself and his family on a single acre of irrigated land.The Colony struggled through economic recession and by 1920 had ceased to exist. Little Landers Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.


GOOD READ: Discovering Dark Age Galloway from "The Galloway Picts Project" - I have lots of ancestry from this part of Scotland! (pin: Ruthwell Cross)

http://www.trendzystreet.com/clothing/dresses - An elegantly dressed upper-class woman walking with her two sons along Cromwell Road. | 13 Photos Of London Street Style From 1905-1908

c. 1905

13 Photos Of London Street Style From 1905-1908

Galloway red district

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Beautiful young woman in White ~ Photographs collection at Duke University Libraries.

Joe Galloway, War Photographer, portrayed in the movie, "We were Soldiers Once...picture taken in Vietnam during the 60's

Women's suffrage poster from 1909