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Dr. Ken Lian of Spectrolab stands by a one-kilowatt flat-plate photovoltaic array undergoing field tests at a test farm in Sylmar, April 18, 1979. Spectrolab began as a manufacturer of optical filters and mirrors for use in the aerospace industry and provided solar arrays for Explorer 6, which in 1959 sent back the first satellite photo of Earth. Robert and Betty Franklin Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.
Bob's Big Boy Menu 1965 by hmdavid, via Flickr
Drive in movie speaker. Drive ins the best nights of your life!! There was a drive-in theatre on Riverside Drive.
Kaleidoscope. We just bought one like this at a thrift store. Brought back memories.
1955 Spiegel Christmas Catalog P185, via Flickr.
loved my Mrs. Beasley doll I DON'R KNOW IF I HAD ONE OR NOT BUT I REMEMBER THE DOLL E HAMM
I loved going to the redemption center with my mom and trying to convince her to buy me things with her books of stamps. We also had Gold Bell Gift Stamps at our local stores.
I had one of these as a kid.. but my horse was a black one.