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California History. 2016; 9344–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.4.4
Published: 01 November 2016
... identity during the 1800s also included other ethnic groups. However, the contributions and impact of prominent French Basques on the growth of Los Angeles are often excluded from the historiography. Remarkably, in the San Fernando Valley, wealthy French Basque rancheros lived as Californios and altered...
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California History. 2016; 93328–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.3.28
Published: 01 August 2016
... Fernando Valley White Flight Immigration JEAN-PAUL R. DEGUZMAN Resisting Camelot Race and Resistance to the San Fernando Valley Secession Movement ABSTRACT For generations white middle-class residents of the Valley, a longtime symbol of post-WWII suburbia, have attempted to break away from the City of...
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California History. 2019; 963109–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.109
Published: 01 August 2019
... the county, Barton assembled a file with a card for every tree, from beautiful spreading canopies along highways to younger trees on Devonshire Boulevard in the San Fernando Valley. The team pored through old plant catalogs from commercial nurseries such as Theodore Payne s on South Main Street, A...
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California History. 2019; 96176–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.1.76
Published: 01 February 2019
... Congregational Church would never have been necessary. That letter launched me into a flurry of research. What I discovered was surprising. 80 SPRING 2019 To understand my surprise, it is necessary to return to Woodland Hills, in Los Angeles s San Fernando Valley, in the 1960s. The place was neat, clean and...
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California History. 2017; 9422–3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2017.94.2.2
Published: 01 August 2017
...=reprints . 2017 MAP ROOM KATIE NOONAN The arrival of the Southern Pacific Railroad to the northeast San Fernando Valley on May 1, 1874, ushered in a new era in Valley history. Seeing potential for vast development in the rural area surrounding the station, California senator Charles Maclay, along with...
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California History. 2018; 95367–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2018.95.3.67
Published: 01 August 2018
... city that would draw tourists and recreational motorists. Not surprisingly, they also saw business opportunity; the highway would literally pave the way for residential development in the hills and connect the Los Angeles basin to unbuilt subdivisions in the San Fernando Valley.4 The Mulholland Highway...
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California History. 2018; 9548–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2018.95.4.8
Published: 01 November 2018
... history of the California missions and then visited the San Fernando Mission. Students then wrote reflective papers on the different perspectives pre- sented by the scholars and the mission. We did a similar exercise with the history of Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles. Not only were these excursions...
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California History. 2017; 94241–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2017.94.2.41
Published: 01 August 2017
... large number of native-born aspirants. The colegio was 42 SUMMER 2017 older than that of San Fernando in Mexico City, where Serra and his cohort had trained, and it was known for its rigorous adherence to the Rule of Saint Francis. After the Jesuits were expelled, the college also supplied young priests...
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California History. 2016; 93392–100 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.3.92
Published: 01 August 2016
... location s importance. Jean-Paul deGuzman, a contributor to this volume, visited this class and shared many of his photographs of Los Angeles. DeGuzman s dissertation focused on themultiethnic communities of the East San Fernando Valley, and two of his photographs of the East Valley city of Pacoima made a...
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California History. 2016; 9339–27 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.3.9
Published: 01 August 2016
... Asians (Los Angeles s major minority groups). This disparity shaped the city s rapid suburbanization, which began in earnest during the 1920s. Whites tended to take advantage of the open space on the city s exterior, building up suburban and semi-urban neighborhoods in the San Fernando Valley, Hollywood...
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California History. 2016; 93352–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.3.52
Published: 01 August 2016
... CALIFORNIA HISTORY 61 American culture house for a largely Anglo audience. The Lopez Adobe, constructed in 1883 by Geronimo Lopez, is an architecturally significant residence owned by an influential family in the history of the San Fernando Valley. It was built during the transitional period that followed...
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California History. 2015; 92337–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2015.92.3.37
Published: 01 November 2015
...). Allan K. Fitzsimmons, The Effect of the Automobile on the Cultural Landscape Elements of Yosemite Valley (master s thesis, San Fernando Valley State College, 1969), 2. 16. Richard Longstreth, City Center to Regional Mall (Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1998), xiv. 17. Findlay, 6 7. 18. Ibid., 20. 19...
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California History. 2014; 91363–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.3.63
Published: 01 November 2014
... students and faculty, rather than any simple diametric opposition between administrators and protestors. In fact, only San Fernando Valley State College CALIFORNIA HISTORY 63 California History, Vol. 91, Number 3, pp. 63 66, ISSN 0162-2897, electronic ISSN 2327-1485. © 2014 by the Regents of the...
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California History. 2015; 9216–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2015.92.1.6
Published: 01 May 2015
... reject Spanish ways, and they communicated their political views by rejecting Spanish-introduced clothing. KEYWORDS California History, American West, History, Cloth, Missions O N JUNE 27, 1769, just before reaching San Diego in Alta California, Father Junípero Serra encountered several Tipai Indians who...
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California History. 2014; 91177–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.1.77
Published: 01 February 2014
... still open land in the heart of the city sufficient to accommodate an airplane lot. There was a market for crop-dusting in the San Fernando Valley, where the citrus ranches had not yet given way completely to the subdivisions and commercial strips of postwar suburban development. The recent war had...
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California History. 2014; 91431–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.4.31
Published: 01 November 2014
... campaign team, Reagan s expanded gubernatorial campaign goal, to garner Mexican American voters, began in earnest. His first official campaign swing was to the Napa, Sacramento, and San Joaquin Valleys in mid-September. After a barbecue in Yuba City at the Sacramento County Fairgrounds, his address...
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California History. 2014; 9112–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2014.91.1.2
Published: 01 February 2014
... fragment of the vineyard and olive grove of San Fernando, still remain, as living witnesses of the energy and untiring industry of those zealous friars who, coming into a country full to overflowing with ignorant, savage barbarians, changed them into patient, docile laborers, and in less than fifty years...
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California History. 2011; 88254–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/23052269
Published: 01 January 2011
... cation versus corruption of the Californian elite; Erie, Beyond "Chinatown," 4. 4 On March 23, 1905, three months before the aqueduct's public announcement, the members of the San Fernando Mission Land Company purchased the George K. Porter Ranch in the San Fernando Valley for $15,000 each. Among the...
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California History. 2011; 88232–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/23052268
Published: 01 January 2011
... publisher Kahrl, Water and Power, 96-67, 187-188 San Fernando Mission Lands, Los Angeles Times, Apr. 21,1912. 6 The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Busi- ness (Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of the Harvard University Press, 1977) Chandler, The Visible Hand, 145-87. 7...
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California History. 2011; 88340–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/23052249
Published: 01 January 2011
... the same light, fast, and highly maneuverable ply wood hull as the PT boats of World War II. The California History volume 88 / number 3 / 2011 John Knipscheer entertained friends and family at the Puddle, a defunct rock quarry which he purchased in the San Fernando Valley. Swimming, diving, and...