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    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.

    View of San Fernando Valley from Summit, Topanga, circa 1937 postcard :: San Fernando Valley History. - Wow! have to find the location of my house from the 1958-1995.

    Topanga Canyon, California, USA

    Pierce CC: Topanga Canyon Boulevard circa 1921

    pretty cool old school pic of topanga canyon

    A view of the San Fernando Valley from Topanga Canyon :: "Dick" Whittington Photography Collection, 1924-1987

    The San Fernando Power House in Sylmar, under construction in 1917. It was owned by the Los Angeles Bureau of Power and Light. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    View of the Santa Susana Pass and Chatsworth. The postmark is dated May 7, 1941. West Valley Museum. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library/

    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.

    November 5, 1913 - People watch in amazement as the Los Angeles Aqueduct water starts flowing down the cascades into the San Fernando Valley.. 52 Mule Team

    Ruins of the San Fernando Mission prior to restoration. The Mission was founded on September 8, 1797, by Father Fermin Lasuen, who followed the footsteps of Father Junipero Serra. It was the seventeenth in a succession of twenty-one missions established in the state. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    The Sepulveda Pass, Santa Monica Mountains. Dropping down into the Los Angeles Basin from the San Fernando Valley. The Getty Museum is to the left high up in the mountains.

    Los Angeles City Lights by airplane -- This was always so pretty when we would land at the LA International Airport.

    Looking north towards what is now Chatsworth Street and Sepulveda Boulevard. In the distance, the San Fernando Mission is visible, surrounded by open land. circa 1920. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    Bob's Big Boy • Los Angeles, California

    San Pedro, California, 1979 - John Margolies

    Native Americans posing at San Fernando Mission, circa 1880. Photo credit: Title Insurance and Trust Company. San Fernando, Rey de España. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

    Rae Lakes Wildflowers - Kings Canyon National Park, California

    ...eucalyptus lane in Ojai, California..

    Greetings From San Fernando Valley California 1950s

    Los Angeles - "Brew 102" 1952 east LA before I-10 was built