Glendale police officer Byron Green and his 2-1/2 year old daughter Vicki Ann hanging wash at the Glen Vet Court housing project on Colorado Street west of San Fernando Road in Glendale, August 1953. Housing up to ninety-nine veterans and their families, this city-owned project was built in 1946 to serve as temporary residence until the families were able to move into private housing. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Glendale police officer Byron Green and his 2-1/2 year old daughter Vicki Ann hanging wash at the Glen Vet Court housing project on Colorado Street west of San Fernando Road in Glendale, August 1953. Housing up to ninety-nine veterans and their families, this city-owned project was built in 1946 to serve as temporary residence until the families were able to move into private housing. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The Glen Vet Court housing project on Colorado Street west of San Fernando Road in Glendale, August 1953. Housing up to ninety-nine veterans and their families, this city-owned project was built in 1946 to serve as temporary residence until the family's financial situation improved enough to afford private housing. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The Glen Vet Court housing project on Colorado Street west of San Fernando Road in Glendale, August 1953. Housing up to ninety-nine veterans and their families, this city-owned project was built in 1946 to serve as temporary residence until the family's financial situation improved enough to afford private housing. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Leonard Eilers, "The Preachin' Cowboy," Granada Hills, California. June 1979. Round-Up For God shows Eilers performing rope tricks for young children in his home. "Leonard Eilers, known as 'The Preachn' Cowboy, still puts on family programs that include the famed rope tricks that have been a part of his act since 1929. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Leonard Eilers, "The Preachin' Cowboy," Granada Hills, California. June 1979. Round-Up For God shows Eilers performing rope tricks for young children in his home. "Leonard Eilers, known as 'The Preachn' Cowboy, still puts on family programs that include the famed rope tricks that have been a part of his act since 1929. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The McKimskims girls collect paper for the civil defense fund, 1943. In 1941, the Department of National War Services initiated a nationwide salvage program to collect metals, paper, bones, rags, and fat. Paper was recycled and used in the printing of propaganda and newspapers. Weddington Family Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

The McKimskims girls collect paper for the civil defense fund, 1943. In 1941, the Department of National War Services initiated a nationwide salvage program to collect metals, paper, bones, rags, and fat. Paper was recycled and used in the printing of propaganda and newspapers. Weddington Family Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Roy Rogers and Dale Evans with their friend Marill Morgan, 1963. Marill Morgan is the niece of Jim and Celia Woodman. The photograph was taken in front of Roy Rogers' and Dale Evans' jeep at their home in Chatsworth. 	Chatsworth Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Roy Rogers and Dale Evans with their friend Marill Morgan, 1963. Marill Morgan is the niece of Jim and Celia Woodman. The photograph was taken in front of Roy Rogers' and Dale Evans' jeep at their home in Chatsworth. Chatsworth Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

In 1948, President Harry S. Truman stopped at the Southern Pacific train depot in Glendale to give a five minuite campaign speech. Next to Truman (from right to left) are James Roosevelt, Everett G. Burkhalter (former state assemblymen), Richard R. Rogan (chairman of the welcoming committee), and Floyd J. Jolley (Glendale city councilman). Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

In 1948, President Harry S. Truman stopped at the Southern Pacific train depot in Glendale to give a five minuite campaign speech. Next to Truman (from right to left) are James Roosevelt, Everett G. Burkhalter (former state assemblymen), Richard R. Rogan (chairman of the welcoming committee), and Floyd J. Jolley (Glendale city councilman). Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Spring "World in Dance" festival at Harding St. Elementary School. First, second, and third graders at Harding Street Elementary School in Sylmar participate in a Maypole dance. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Spring "World in Dance" festival at Harding St. Elementary School. First, second, and third graders at Harding Street Elementary School in Sylmar participate in a Maypole dance. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Burbank School children lined up to watch a fire fighter demonstrating equipment during Fire Prevention week, circa 1940s.  Burbank Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Burbank School children lined up to watch a fire fighter demonstrating equipment during Fire Prevention week, circa 1940s. Burbank Historical Society. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

A front view of the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) dormitories, following the Northridge earthquake, which occurred at 4:31 AM on Monday January 17, 1994, causing extensive damage. CSUN University Archives.

A front view of the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) dormitories, following the Northridge earthquake, which occurred at 4:31 AM on Monday January 17, 1994, causing extensive damage. CSUN University Archives.

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