History of the San Fernando Valley
The history of the San Fernando Valley from its exploration by the 1769 Portola expedition to the annexation of much of it by the City of Los Angeles in 1915 is a story of booms and busts, as cattle r...
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Josef von Sternberg - The Blue Angel
Trailer for the film, that made Marlene Dietrich popular all over the world.
Pacific Electric Railway
Pacific Electric, also known as the Red Car system, was a privately owned mass transit system in Southern California consisting of electrically powered streetcars, light rail, and buses and was the la...
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Livermore, California
Livermore (formerly Livermores, Livermore Ranch, and Nottingham) is a city in Alameda County, California. Its estimated 2013 population was 85,156. Livermore is located on the eastern edge of Californ...
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Sodium Reactor Experiment
The Sodium Reactor Experiment was a pioneering nuclear power plant built by Atomics International at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory near Simi Valley, California. The reactor operated from 1957 to 1...
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Minnie Hill Palmer House
The Minnie Hill Palmer House, also known as The Homestead Acre, is the only remaining homestead cottage in the San Fernando Valley. The cottage is a redwood Stick-Eastlake style American Craftsman-Bu...
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List of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments in the San Fernando Valley
This is a list of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments in the San Fernando Valley, California. It includes Historic-Cultural Monuments in the San Fernando Valley as well as the adjacent Crescenta ...
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Pico Canyon Oilfield
Well No. 4, Pico Canyon Oilfield, located about seven miles (11 km) west of Newhall, California, in the Santa Susana Mountains, was the first commercially successful oil well in the Western Unite...
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Burro Flats Painted Cave
Burro Flats Painted Cave is in the Burro Flats area of the Simi Hills, located between the Simi Valley, and West Hills and Bell Canyon, in Ventura County of Southern California, United States. It is a...
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Pacific Electric Railroad Bridge
The Pacific Electric Railroad Bridge or Southern Pacific Railroad Bridge now officially named the "Pacific Electric Railway- El Prado Bridge" is a historic double-tracked arch bridge located in Torran...
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Valley Music Theater
The Valley Music Theater was a theater-in-the-round performing arts hall located in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California. It was just south of the Ventura Freeway at 20600 Ventura Boulevard, in the...
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Shadow Ranch
Shadow Ranch is a historic ranch house, built from 1869-1872 using adobe and redwood lumber, on the original Workman Ranch in the western San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, California. For much of t...
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Santa Susana Pass
The Santa Susana Pass is a Southern California mountain pass in the Simi Hills connecting the San Fernando Valley and town of Chatsworth, to the Simi Valley and city of Simi Valley.
The pass is th...
Rancho Providencia
Rancho La Providencia was a 4,064-acre (16.45 km) Mexican land grant in present day Los Angeles County, California given by governor Juan B. Alvarado in 1843 to Vincente de la Osa. The majority ...
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AstroFlight Sunrise
The AstroFlight Sunrise was an unmanned experimental electric aircraft technology demonstrator and the first aircraft to fly on solar power.First conceived in November 1970, the Sunrise first flew on ...
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Laura Ingalls (aviator)
Laura Houghtaling Ingalls (December 14, 1893 – January 10, 1967) was a pilot who won the Harmon Trophy.
She was born in Brooklyn, New York on December 14, 1893 to Francis Abbott Ingalls I and Mar...
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Campo de Cahuenga
The Campo de Cahuenga, near the historic Cahuenga Pass in present day Studio City, Los Angeles, California, was an adobe ranch house on the Rancho Cahuenga where the Treaty of Cahuenga was signed betw...
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Metro Rail (Los Angeles County)
Metro Rail is an urban rail system serving Los Angeles County, California. It consists of six lines, including two rapid transit subway lines (the Red and Purple Lines) and four light rail lines (the ...
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Battle of Cahuenga Pass
The Battle of Cahuenga Pass of 1831 was fought at Cahuenga Pass near Los Angeles between the unpopular Mexican Governor of California (Manuel Victoria), and a force assembled by wealthy local landowne...
Buena Vista Lake
Buena Vista Lake, is a former fresh-water lake now a dry lake in Kern County, California in the Tulare Lake Basin in the southern San Joaquin Valley, California.Buena Vista Lake was the second largest...
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Rancho Valle de San Jose (Bernal)
Rancho Valle de San José (also called "Valle de San José y Corralitos") was a 48,436-acre (196.01 km) Mexican land grant in present day Alameda County, California given in 1839 by Governor Juan...
San Fernando (Pacific Electric)
The San Fernando Line was a part of the remarkable Pacific Electric Railway system in Los Angeles County, California. It was designed to increase the reach of public transportation from the Downtown L...
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Hahamog'na
The Hahamog'na, commonly anglicized to Hahamongna /hɑːˈhɑːməŋɡə/ and spelled Xaxaamonga in their native language, are a tribe of the Tongva people of California. Their language belongs to the Uto-Azte...
El Camino Viejo
El Camino Viejo a Los Ángeles (English: the old road to Los Angeles), also known as the Old Los Angeles Trail, well established by the 1820s, was the oldest north-south trail in the interior of Al...
Waterfront Red Car
The Port of Los Angeles Waterfront Red Cars are a 1.5-mile (2.4 km) heritage streetcar line in San Pedro, Los Angeles, home of the city's port. It opened on July 19, 2003. The route runs south ov...
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Convento Building (Mission San Fernando)
The Convento Building, known for its iconic arched portico or colonnade, was built between 1808 and 1822 and is the only original building remaining at the Mission San Fernando Rey de España in the Mi...
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Isaac Newton Van Nuys
Isaac Newton Van Nuys (pronounced van nize) (November 20, 1836 – February 12, 1912) was an American businessman, farmer and rancher who owned the entire southern portion of the San Fernando Vall...
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Portal of the Folded Wings Shrine to Aviation
The Portal of the Folded Wings Shrine to Aviation is in Los Angeles, California. The shrine is a 75-foot-tall (23 m) structure of marble, mosaic, and sculpted figures and is the burial site for f...
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