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This is the work party to drill the well for the Community House in Topanga, California, 1952. On the fender is Dickey Alley, and on the hood, next to the windshield is Diane Molloy, Judy Alley is next to her on the hood. Also pictured are Meg, Ray and Doug Alley. Ray Alley and Frank Molloy owned Topanga Drilling Company. Topanga Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library
Notice of Auction Sale of Horses, San Fernando Valley, 1910. :: San Fernando Valley History
Riveter at Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, Burbank, California, 1940-1945
Glendale Blvd. 1935. LOVE Glendale! But, uh, this pic does not show the beautiful downtown of Glendale, just an impersonal section of an industrial area.
Service with a Smile, Los Angeles, 1928
Robinsons Department Store Westminster, CA. I wish department stores still looked like this.
1887-Anaheim main street
News story on Elizabeth Short, known to history as The Black Dahlia. A famous unsolved murder.
Pink Motel Built in 1946. Still used as a motel, and also as a frequent spot for film and television shoots. 9457 San Fernando Rd., Sun Valley CA.
Bullock's Department Store Pasadena CA Script Logo- Southern California glory days of fashionable department stores, the store was created to feel like a country club.