How to Scan Photographs for SCVHistory.com • Library of Congress 6-5-2014
Curatorial Care of Photographic Collections • National Park Service Museum Handbook 1996
Guide to Collections Care • Gaylord Bros. Inc. 2010 (Marketing brochure but instructive)
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY
SCV Chronology: A Timeline of Historical Events by Leon Worden
Concise History of the Santa Clarita Valley by Leon Worden • February 1997
Santa Clarita Valley's Federally Listed Historic Sites (National Historic Landmarks, National Register).
List of All National Historic Landmarks in California National Park Service
Future Destination: Santa Clarita Valley is Ringed with History by Leon Worden, 2009
Correcting the Record: An Error Guide for SCV Historians by Leon Worden
Newhall: A History and Description of Newhall, California Compiled by Mary F. Brunner, Branch Librarian
•First known effort to compile a comprehensive history of the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Story of Our Valley by Arthur B. Perkins, 1954-55
•Extensive 6-part series by the SCV's first historian.
Rancho San Francisco: A Study of a California Land Grant by Arthur B. Perkins, June 1957
FILM: "Rio Santa Clara," ~1956 • History of Placerita, Pico, Acton Mines, more.
History of the Santa Clarita Valley by Jerry Reynolds, 1976-94
•71-chapter book adapted from a previously unpublished manuscript.
Cultural Resources, Santa Clarita Valley • OVOV City-County General Plan, 2011-12.
SCV's Historic Locations: Where to Find Them **2005 UPDATE** by Leon Worden • The Signal, 3-29-2005
Newly Available Documents Cast Different Light on SCV History by Dr. Alan Pollack • Dispatch, March-April 2014
Exonumia: Tokens & Medals of the Santa Clarita Valley by Leon Worden
Historic A.B. Perkins Photos Resurface by Leon Worden • The Signal, 9-25-1996
UPDATE: Perkins-Lamkin SCV History Images Come Home by Leon Worden, 9-17-2017
Who Knew? Perkins' SCV History Books Still Available to Researchers by Leon Worden, 6-2-2019
Publisher Donates Entire Signal Photo Archive to SCV Historical Society • SCVNews.com, 4-2-2019.
How Santa Clarita Got Its Name by Ruth Waldo Newhall • The Gazette, Feb.-March 1997
The Great Changeover: County Imposes 5-Digit House Numbers by Leon Worden, 4-17-2020.
How Santa Clarita Got Its House Numbers by Leon Worden • The Signal, 7-16-1997
Dawn of a new century: How Santa Clarita got here by Leon Worden • The Signal, April 2001
HS2101 - Map: Land Ownership, Santa Clarita - San Fernando - Simi Valleys, 1921.
Newhall Area Now Has 100 Telephones • The Signal, March 17, 1927
SCV Switching to Direct-Dial, All-Number Calling • The Signal, May 5, 1960
LW2522 - "Becoming Los Angeles" Exhibit at NMHLA: Selections with an SCV Connection
Download and Print: History of Santa Clarita (Valley) Coloring Book • City of Santa Clarita 2018.
All Available School Yearbooks • From elementary school to COC
AGENCIES & ORGANIZATIONS
History of the Domestic Violence Center By Barbara Cochran, October 2014
History of Newhall-Saugus Kiwanis Club from Brunner's 1940 History
LARC Ranch Story By Kathleen Sturkey
History of Masonic Club from Brunner's 1940 History
Newhall-Saugus 20-30 Club, 1947-1956; News Reports.
Castaic Saddle Club, 1949-1989; News Reports.
LW2635 - Mint Canyon Moose Lodge 2173, Matchbook Cover, 1960s.
GA7101 - Newhall Woman's Club Visits Mentryville House, Johnson Park, 10 Views, 6-9-1971.
LW3161 - Brand-New California Aqueduct Ruptures in Lancaster, 10-12-1971.
TO8701 - Photo Gallery: Newhall Church of the Nazarene Under Construction, 1987.
Ruling: Ralph M. Brown Act Applies to Town Councils in L.A. County L.A. County Superior Court 8-1-2005
Assistance League Santa Clarita
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley
TN9301 - SCV Boys & Girls Club Tribute Dinner Honoring Ruth Newhall, 11-13-1993.
JV0101 - Photo Gallery: L.A. Lakers' Kobe Bryant Vists SCV Boys and Girls Club, Newhall, 1/2001.
Bill Hart District Boy Scouts of America
LW2872 - Cub Scout Pack 75 (Saugus): Den Mother Certification Cards, 1957-58.
AP0712 - Boy Scout Troop 2 (Newhall) in Newhall Fourth of July Parade, 1950s-60s, 2 Views.
LW3616 - Boy Scout Patch: Camporee, Soledad Sands, 1978.
LW3261 - BSA (Cubs/Webelos) Patch: Vasquez Rocks Geologic Hike, 2010s.
Child & Family Center
College of the Canyons Foundation
COC Foundation Silver Spur Award Honors Myrna and Gary Condie • Biographical Video 2010.
The Story of Henry Mayo Newhall and the Newhall Foundation • Biographical Video 4-11-2015.
Jill Mellady Receives COC Silver Spur for Community Service • Biographical Video 3-19-2016.
2018 Silver Spur Recipient: Howard "Buck" McKeon • Biographical Video 3-24-2018.
Elks Lodge No. 2379
LW2940 - Good-For Token, Newhall-Saugus (Santa Clarita) Elks Lodge 2379.
LW3034 - Matchbook Cover: Newhall-Saugus Elks Lodge, ~1960s-1970s.
Panel Discussion: Santa Clarita Elks Lodge Celebrates 50 Years • SCVTV 5-9-2017.
Junior Chamber of Commerce (JCI Santa Clarita
40 Under Forty Honoree Gala Program, 11-8-2019.
Lions Clubs (CC, Castaic, N.S.V.)
LW3342 - Newhall-Saugus Lions Club: Los Cantiles Park, Cloissone Pin, 1970s.
HB1905 - Canyon Country Lions Club Bell, 1980(-1990).
Los Angeles World Airports
History of Van Nuys Airport, Video ~2015.
OLPH Catholic Church
History of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church from Brunner's 1940 History
Santa Clarita Oak Conservancy
SCV Man & Woman of the Year
SCV Athletic Association (SVCAA)
Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center
SG9081 7th Annual SCV Senior Center Benefit Wine Auction at Le Chene, Multiple Images, 9-19-1998.
New Senior Center Opens on Golden Valley Road • Video & Photo Gallery, 4-24-2019.
Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency
Q&A: A New Public Water District • CLWA-NCWD, November 2016.
Bill Text, SB634 (Wilk, 2017): SCVWA Enabling Legislation • Adopted 10-15-2017.
Governor Signs Wilk Bill Creating Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency • SCVNews.com, 10-15-2017.
SCV Water Agency: Plan for Services • 1/2018.
Tapia Ranch Water Supply Assessment • 6/14/2018.
SCVWA 5-Year Strategic Plan • Adopted 6/18/2019.
Castaic Lake Water Agency
VIDEO - CLWA/ACWA: California's Water with Huell Howser: Groundwater Banking• 12-8-2008
VIDEO - Castaic Lake Water Agency: The First 50 Years • CLWA 2012
Santa Clarita Water Company Dissolved • 10-31-2017
CLWA Recycled Water Main Extension, Central Park • 12-13-2017.
Newhall County Water District
Newhall County Water District: An Historical Perspective By Jennifer Hamilton • NCWD 1999 Annual Report
Perkins Perseverance: Part of SCV's Water History By Nancy Jordan • NCWD, June 2001
NCWD Demolishes 53-Yr-Old Wooden Water Tank, Largest in State, 1963 • The Signal, 8-15-1963
Wm. S. Hart Little League (Hart PONY Baseball-Softball)
FILM - Late 1950s Newhall 4th of July Parades; Melody Ranch; 1st Wm. S. Hart Little League Game (1955).
Zonta and Soroptimist
SG9102 - Ruth Newhall Barbecues NLF Exec Tom Lee at 1991 Zonta Roast • The Signal, 11-12-1991.
Zonta Honors Dianne Curtis, Cheri Fleming for Global Impact • by Michele E. Buttelman, KHTS, 11-7-2014.
LS1901 - Photo Gallery: 2019 Soroptimist Wine Affair, 3-24-2019.
AREA MAPS: See MAPS
The San Fernando (Newhall) Pass And the Pioneer Traffic That Went Over It by Vernette Snyder Ripley, 1947-48
•The authoritative 16-part text on Beale's Cut, the Newhall Pass and early oil discoveries.
Express Companies, Stage Lines (incl. Overland Mail Co.)
LW3390 - Backgrounder: Express Companies & Staging in California by Waddell F. Smith, True West, August 1966.
Locations of Butterfield's Overland Mail Stations from San Fernando Mission to Posey Creek (including SCV) by Gerald T. Ahnert, 1-1-2020.
Construction of the Overland Mail Co. Stage Line in California by Gerald T. Ahnert, January 2014.
AH5803 - Butterfield's Overland Mail Co. Timetable, San Francisco-St. Louis showing Fort Tejon Station • 9-16-1858
Stagecoach or Celerity Wagon? A Primer for Butterfield Writers by Gerald T. Ahnert, January 2014.
T.A. Delano Recalls Operation Of The Butterfield Stage Line Through This Area • The Signal, 10-25-1940.
LW2439 - Overland Stage (Celerity) Wagon, 4 Views, 2012.
AH1901 - The Jackass Mail: San Antonio to San Diego, 1857-1861, by Gerald T. Ahnert (2019).
Good Roads: Origins of the California Highway System, 1890s-1910 • California History (Excerpt) Spring 1996.
Automobile Club of Southern California: Biographical History • Huntington Library, n.d.
Caltrans Celebrates 120th Anniversary • 4-8-2015
AP1313 - Lopez Station, 2 Views, ~1890.
El Camino Real: It Wasn't What You Might Think •News reports, early 1900s.
Acton Rock Co. Fails to Win County Road Contract • L.A. Herald, 4-19-1910.
SW1902 - Souvenir Postcard: Entrance to San Fernando (Train) Tunnel, n.d. (1900-1920).
Newhall (Auto) Tunnel Opens • News reports, 12-1910. (And Multiple Views.)
L.A. County's Road-Building Achievements: Newhall Tunnel, Mint Canyon & more • From Ben Blow's "California Highways," 1920.
Local Driving Routes, 1920: L.A.-Bakersfield, Saugus-Ventura, Lebec-Mojave, more • Autobmobile Blue Book Vol. 8, 1920.
Signs of the Times (Early Road Markers), Automobile Club of Southern California • Westways, July-August 1999.
Paving the Way: Highlights in Auto Club History, Westways, November-December 2000.
Ventura County to Pave Road Through Rancho Camulos (Future SR-126) • Oxnard Press-courier, 11-17-1916.
Newhall Businesses Moved for San Fernando Road Widening • The Signal, 6-6-1935.
MJ3801 - Last of the Newhall (Auto) Tunnel, 1938.
Initial Site Assessments: Cross Valley Connector (East) & Golden Valley Bridge, L.A. County 2005-2006.
Golden Valley Bridge Over Santa Clara River: Environmental Assessment, Caltrans & City of Santa Clarita, March 2008.
SW3002 - Newhall Grade, Color Poscard, ~1930.
LW2622 - Mint Canyon Highway (Sierra Highway), Sleepy Valley, 1940s.
AP1312 - Bottom of Elsmere Canyon, ca. 1963.
Antelope Valley (14) Freeway
DB6301 - Antelope Valley Freeway Dedication (First Section), Sand Canyon, 8-23-1963.
DB6302 - L.A. Mayor Sam Yorty at AV Freeway Dedication at Ward Road, 8-23-1963.
DB6303 - Beauty Queens (Bonnie Dillenbeck) at Antelope Valley Freeway Dedication, 8-23-1963.
CP6001 - Trueblood Roadside Rest, Castaic, 1960s.
LW2928 - Site of Trueblood Roadside Rest (4 Views), Castaic, 2017.
DI6701 - Construction of Interstate 5, Grapevine Area, March 1967. Multiple Views.
TN6901 - McBean Parkway Before Henry Mayo Hospital, 1968-69.
GT8802a - Morning Gridlock on Soledad Canyon Road at Bouquet Junction, 2-1988.
GT8802b - Afternoon Gridlock on Sierra Highway; Jake's Way Apartment Construction, 2-1988.
GT8802c - Morning Gridlock on Bouquet Canyon Road at Espuella, 2-1988.
ACR89 - Assembly Concurrent Resolution 89 (Wilk-Runner): Connie Worden-Roberts Memorial Bridge, 6-18-2015.
LW3438 - Video: Pedestrian Bridge Erected Over Sierra Highway, 2018.
LW2805 - Program: Santa Clarita Metrolink Station Grand Opening Dedication, 10-24-1992.
BUSINESS / CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Standard Oil Co. of California: The First 50 Years • Standard Oil Bulletin, September 1929.
History (& Preshistory) of Southern California Edison, 1886 to Date • Edison International 2014.
RN1701 - Newhall Land & Farming Co. Stock Certificate, Issued 1917.
The Signal, 1919—
SG1924 - The Newhall Signal newspaper, 1924 (All Surviving Issues).
FT5501 - Fred Trueblood II in The Signal Print Shop, ~1950s.
TN8602 - Signal's Goss Printing Press Under Assembly at 24000 Creekside Road, 1985-1986.
GT8610 - Signal Newspaper Office Construction, 24000 Creekside Road, 9 Views, 1-6-1986.
Special Edition: Celebrating The Signal's New Home at 24000 Creekside Road, 20 pgs., 9-8-1986.
Special Edition: Death of Former Signal Owner-Editor Scott Newhall, 6 pgs., 11-1-1992.
Publisher Donates Entire Signal Photo Archive to SCV Historical Society • SCVNews.com, 4-2-2019.
Newhall / Newhall-Saugus-Valencia / Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce, 1923—
Video - A Short History of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce, 1-17-2014.
Newhall Chamber of Commerce: By-laws & First-Year Minutes • Organized 2-21-1923.
SK5501 - Newhall: A Modern New California Town (Marketing Brochure ~1955).
LW2568 - Newhall-Saugus-Valencia and Canyon Country Chamber Board Rosters, Phone Book 1969.
Pardee House Becomes Chamber Headquarters • Chamber Program, 1-14-1978.
Newhall-Saugus-Valencia Chamber Changes Name to SCV, Irks Canyon Country Chamber • The Signal, 7-2-1980.
MA8601 - SCV Dodger Night, 2 Views, 5-21-1986.
BE8902 - SCV Dodger Night, 5-18-1988.
BE8901 - SCV Oak Tree Classic Golf Tournament, 9-20-1989.
LW9301 - 1993 Home & Business Expo: Marlee Lauffer, Kim Kurowski, Art Donnelly, Jerry Shepro. 4 Views, 9-1993.
Eternal Valley Memorial Park, 1958—
History of Eternal Valley from 1769 (General Newhall History), 1958.
Eternal Valley Memorial Park: California's Pioneer Cemetery (General Newhall History), 1969.
LW2866 - Early Waste Disposal: Agajanian's Saugus Hog Farm Featured in Magazine Advertisement, 1953.
LW3460 - Tip's Santa Monica Restaurant: Wooden Menu, 1950s.
LW2932 - Lagerberg's Union 76 Wholesale Distribution Business: Personal Toolkit Promo, 1950s-1960s.
Newhall-Saugus Sun Newspaper, 3-21-1963 (8 pgs.): Thatcher Glass Cover; Hart High Science Fair.
LW3702 - Stock Certificate: The Newhall Land and Farming Company, 12-18-1978.
LW3713 - Original Artwork for Stock Certificate, The Newhall Land and Farming Company, 1984 (Unique).
Valley Industry Association (VIA), 1981—
LW3032 - First? Valencia Industrial Association (VIA) Luncheon, 1981 or 1982.
LW3033 - Valencia Industrial Association (VIA)'s First Symposium, 10-26-1983.
Program Book: 2014 VIA Bash • 11-8-2014.
S.C.V. Citizen newspaper, 1988-1989
S.C.V. Citizen Newspaper, 9-18-1988 (Complete).
The Life and Times of Scott Newhall, California Publishing's Brilliant Barnum • California Business 7/1989.
SCV Growth: Commercial-Industrial-Residential Development, 2002-04 • Union Bank of California, 2-18-2004.
PATENTS & INVENTIONS
DP9901 - Charles A. Mentry: Specifications, Patent No. US647605-A: Expansion-Reamer (Granted 1900).
LW2604 - Bobby Batugo Lapu Lapu Goblet, 4 Views.
HB8201d - Bobby Batugo's Universe Cocktail (1978). Tabletop Display.
HB8201c - Bobby Batugo's Memmories Cocktail (1982). Tabletop Display.
HB8201b - Bobby Batugo's New Day Cocktail. Tabletop Display.
HB8201a - Mario Batugo's Blue Heaven Cocktail. Tabletop Display.
HART HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Study: Advantages of the Unification of the Hart School District • Butler & Thyberg, June 1948.
Picture Story of Hart High School (and District) • May 1952.
NS6001 - Classroom Rental and Lease Agreement Between Newhall School District (Lessor) and Hart District (Lessee), 9-1-1960.
Hart High School District Unification Effort • News reports, September 1964.
HB6601 - 8 Aerial Photos: Hart High, Placerita Junior High, 7-10-1966.
SG091570 - Voting in the Hart District Recall Election, 9-15-1970.
LW3007 - SCV School District Reorganization Plan (Failed), 1970-71.
HD7601 - School Board and Administration (Partial), 1976.
HD8701 - Wm. S. Hart Union High School District Governing Board, 1986-87 school year.
LW2809 - H. Clyde Smyth, Ed.D., Superintendent, Wm. S. Hart Union High School District.
The Santa Clarita Valley Facilities Foundation Story • 1998-2014.
Tick Canyon Camel & Ancient Horse Teeth: Tertiary Mammalian Fauna from the Mint Canyon Formation • John H. Maxson, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1928.
Earthquake Faults: Geology of San Francisquito and Bouquet Canyons • Frank Andrew Nickell, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1928.
Slippery Hills: Geology of the Soledad Corridor • C.D. Cooksey, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1934.
LW3518 - The Pacific Mineralogist, December 1941 (Complete): Includes Minerals of Mint Canyon.
Geology of the Humphreys Station Area • R.J. MacNeill, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1947.
Geology of the Del Valle Area • Charles DeVries Edwards, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1947.
Geology of Canyon Country (a Portion of Eastern Ventura Basin) • Wakefield Dort Jr., Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1948.
Geology of the St. Francis Dam Area • Jesus Ruiz Elizondo, Master's Thesis, CalTech, 1953.
Historic Fault Movement: Deposition and Deformation in the Northern Soledad Basin • W.R. Muehlberger, Doctoral Thesis, CalTech, 1954.
Strike-Slip Displacement of the San Gabriel Fault, Calif. Dept. of Natural Resources (Crowell 1954).
GS5801 - Fossilized Whale Rib Bones, Sand Canyon, Collected ~1958.
Geology of Southeastern Ventura Basin, Los Angeles County: Stratigraphy, Structure and Occurrence of Oil • USGS: Winterer & Durham 1962.
LW3749 - Remains of 2 Ancient Bison Found in Castaic Oil Fields, 1950.
Ancient Cud Chewers of Canyon Country: Oreodonts of the Tick Canyon Formation • David P. Whistler, UCB, 1967.
LW2603 - Bivalve Fossil in Conglomeration, Potrero/Newhall Ranch, 4 Views, Collected ~1998.
Pass: Where River Met Sea in the Pliocene • Squires 2012: Pico Formation Paleontology.
LW2595 - Marine Fossils, Sand Canyon, Collected 4-1-2014.
LW0060 - Scallop Shell Fossils, Castaic Valley.
LW2480 - Small Marine Fossils, Pico Canyon 9-21-2013.
LW2507 - White Volcanic Tuff in Bouquet Canyon 10-20-2013.
Gallery - Marine Fossils, Newhall Creek (Placerita Canyon area), 7 Views, Collected 2014.
AL1401 - Tick Canyon Howlite Specimens in Smithsonian National Museum, 6-26-2014.
CN1901 - Tick Canyon Howlite Specimens.
Finding Fossil Falls in the Coso Range by Linda Castro, SCVNews.com, 8-27-2015.
Geology of Vasquez Rocks • Sarah Brewer, (Section of) Master's Thesis, CSUN, 2016.
Trona Pinnacles by Linda Castro, SCVNews.com, 1-19-2017.
LW2945 - Marine Fossils in Towsley Canyon, 3-26-2017.
Historical Rainfall in SCV, 1769-1970s • From Lopez 1974.
1857 Fort Tejon Earthquake
1857 Fort Tejon Earthquake • Caltech: Southern California Earthquake Data Center.
1857 Fort Tejon Earthquake: SoCal's Last Real "Big One" by Aron J. Meltzner, CalTech • Post Return, January 1998.
1857: The Big One Rocks Ft. Tejon by Alan Pollack • Heritage Junction Dispatch, January-February 2011.
The Fort Tejon Earthquake of 1857 • (New York) Harper's Weekly, 2-21-1857
1893 Pico Canyon Earthquake
Description of 1893 Pico Canyon Earthquake • Smithsonian Institution, 1898.
An Epidemic of Earthquakes in Pico Canyon • Los Angeles Herald, 4-10-1893.
Great Flood of March 2, 1938
LW3356 - Great Flood of March 1938 Devastates Southland Highways, Bridges • Calif. Highways & Public Works, April 1938.
HB302 - CHP Active in Rescues During Great Flood of 1938 • California Highway Patrolman, 4/1938.
Role of Highways in Recent California Floods • by F.W. Panhorst, Civil Engineering, 8/1938.
Great Flood of 1938: Skies Open Up with Deadly Force • by Dr. Alan Pollack, Heritage Juction Dispatch, July-Aug. 2019.
JN3801 - Hill's Ranch Rodeo (Saugus Speedway), 3-2-1938.
AP3101 - Structures Wash Away in Acton, 3-2-1938.
AP3314 - Santa Clara River Overflows, 3-2-1938.
DO3801 - Nickel-Freese Home in Acton, 3-2-1938.
1952 Kern County Earthquake
1952 Kern County Earthquake • Caltech: Southern California Earthquake Data Center.
DB6901 - Film: Santa Clara River Flooding, February 1969?
Snow Day 12-19-1970
LW3724 - Snow Day at Lower SCV Elevations, 12-19-1970
AL7001 - SPRR Saugus Depot in Snow, 12-19-1970
1971 Sylmar Earthquake
VIDEO - "Earthquake!" - USDA Film: Sylmar Earthquake of Feb. 9, 1971. 28 Mins.
Sylmar/San Fernando Earthquake of Feb. 9, 1971: Legislative Report (July 1972):
LW7102 - 2-9-1971 Earthquake: Instrumental Intensity Map.
LW2794 - 5/14 Freeway Bridge on 2-9-1971.
LW3158 - Collapsed 210 Freeway Bridge in Newhall Pass, 2-9-1971.
LW3019 - Newhall Store Damage on 2-9-1971.
LW3159 - Workers Attempt to Save Van Norman Reservoir, 2-9-1971.
LW2548 - Freeway Damage & Repairs, I-5 at 210, Balboa, Foothill, LAWDP Cascades. 8 Views.
LW2778 - Actor Ken Maynard, 75; Sylmar-San Fernando Earthquake, 1971.
LW2547 - Doobie Brothers Cover Art: Collapsed 5/14 Freeway Bridges.
Snow Day 1-4-1974
TN7401 - Downtown Newhall in the Snow, 1-4-1974.
BB7401 - Canyon High School in the Snow, 1-4-1974.
HS7420 - Boys' Club Building (Pardee House) in the Snow, 1-4-1974.
HB7401 - Mike Hammermeister Shoveling Snow in Old Orchard I, 1-4-1974.
BC1974 - (Saugus) Edison House in the Snow, 3 Views, 1-4-1974.
HB1801 - Mail Delivery in the Snow, 1-4-1974.
Space Ordnance Systems Cleanup (1984-1989 ff.)
Modification to Waste Discharge Requirements, 4-4-2011.
1994 Northridge Earthquake
Video - 1994 Earthquake: Santa Clarita One Year Later (City 1995).
Video - 1994 Earthquake: Santa Clarita Comes Together (Out & About 1994).
SC9407 - 1994 Earthquake: Chronology of Events, Jan. 17 - Feb. 5, 1994.
SC9405 - 1994 Earthquake: Santa Clarita Valley Damage Cost Estimates (as of December 1994).
LW3049 - 1994 Earthquake: Collapsed 14 Freeway Ramp Claims Life of LAPD Officer Clarence Wayne Dean, 1-17-1994.
LW2749 - 1994 Earthquake: I-5 Freeway Overpass, 1-17-1994(?).
SC9406 - 1994 Earthquake: Emergency Services Status Report, 1-18-1994, 2:30 p.m. (Day After).
SC9402 - 1994 Earthquake: I-5 Freeway Overpass, 1-20-1994.
SC9404 - 1-17-1994 Earthquake: Tent City Hall (21 Views).
LW9401 - 1994 Earthquake: Tent City Hall (4 Views).
SC9403 - 1994 Earthquake: Inside City Hall, Multiple Images, 1-17-1994.
LW9402 - 1994 Earthquake: National Guard Distributes Water.
LW3354 - 1994 Earthquake: Anheuser-Busch Earthquake Water, Unopened 6-Pack.
LW9403 - 1994 Earthquake: Red Cross Shelter at Newhall Boys & Girls Club. 2 Views.
LW9404 - 1994 Earthquake: Greenbrier Mobile Homes Destroyed. 2 Views.
RA9401 - Photo Gallery: Rancho Camulos Earthquake Damage, Photographed 1-21-1994.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Homes Destroyed on Via Onda, Valencia Hills. 4 Views, January 1994.
LW2810 - 1994 Earthquake: Demolition of 23918 Via Onda, Valencia Hills, 10 Views.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Valencia Industrial Center Damage. 2 Views.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Sport Chalet, Newhall.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Block Wall, Valencia.
LW9405 - 1994 Earthquake: Tent Encampment in Newhall Park.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Valencia Library Collection Moved Outdoors.
LW9406 - 1994 Earthquake: 14 Freeway Overpass.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: Freeway Traffic, I-5 and 405.
LW9410 - 1994 Earthquake: FEMA Claims Intake Center, Canyon Country Park. 3 Views.
LW9407 - 1994 Earthquake: Do-It Center Sign.
LW9450 - Carl Goldman, Parade Grand Marshal, 7-4-1994.
Rancho Camulos After the Earthquake • Philip Scorza's Points of Interest, ~1995.
Rancho Camulos: Getty Takes the Lead with 1994 Earthquake Repairs • Reports, 1994 & 1999.
Elsmere Canyon Landfill (Proposed/Defeated)
Video: Trashing Elsmere Canyon • City of Santa Clarita 1988.
Nearly Two Decades of Battling Elsmere Pay Off By Marsha McLean, 2007.
Snow Day 1-2-2011
Snow Day in Santa Clarita Valley, Video 1-2-2011.
Angeles National Forest / San Gabriel Mountains
Angeles National Forest: A Brief Cultural History USDA Forest Service (2014).
San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
Presidential Proclamation: San Gabriel Mountains National Monument The White House 10-10-2014.
Map of San Gabriel Mountains National Monument USDA Forest Service 10-10-2014.
SCV Open Space Map w/ San Gabriel Mtns Nat Monument City of Santa Clarita 9-22-2014.
Fact Sheet: San Gabriel Mountains National Monument USDA Forest Service 10-10-2014.
Monument Signing Ceremony & Remarks by President Obama The White House 10-10-2014.
Reference: Antiquities Act of 1906 National Park Service (2014).
HB1501 - New Signage for San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, 2-18-2015.
Bears I Have Met: The Stories of Monarch and Pinto by Allen Kelly, 1903.
LW2624 - Map: Saugus District, Angeles National Forest (Whole SCV), 1953.
Castaic Wilderness (Proposed)
LW3397 - Film: "The Big Bus" Teeters Over Big Tujunga Canyon Road (Paramount 1976).
Santa Susana Mountains
Santa Susana Mountains Trails Master Plan-2 • L.A. County Parks, Initial Study, 11-2-2017.
Santa Susana Mountains Trails Master Plan-2 (Final) • Adopted 12-11-2018.
Rim of the Valley Corridor
Executive Summary: Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study (Draft) National Park Service, 4-14-2015.
CE0000 - Endangered & Threatened Species in the Santa Clarita Valley
Santa Clara River Significant Ecological Area • L.A. County, As Proposed 2014.
Severe Storms Wash Out SCV Train Tracks, Bridges • February-March 1884.
L.A. Times Traces Great Meteor of Aug. 7, 1901, to Deadman's Canyon Los Angeles Times 9-1-1901.
Nesting of the Dusky Poorwill Near Saugus, Condor Magazine, 1920.
The Great Bee Cave in Towsley Narrows • By Addi Lyon in The Signal, 4-5-1940; from Thompson & West 1880.
Have We Sucked the Life Out of Our River? Portolá's Engineer Provides Clues • Leon Worden, 10-6-2004.
Shake, Rattle & Roll: SCV's Earthquake History by John Boston • The Signal, 8-28-2003.
Un-Well Water: The Problem of Perchlorate by Leon Worden • The Signal, 6-8-2003.
LW2258g - Santa Clara River in Piru, 1900.
LW3218 - Wildflowers in Bloom, Standard Oil Advertising, 1930s.
Winter 1948-49: Snow, Frost Cripple Southland • News Reports, January 1949.
LP5402 - Bouquet Falls, 5-16-1954.
LW3705 - Winter Storm Blankets Hotel Lebec in Snow, 1/6/1955.
HB6202 - Heavy Winter Storm Pummels SCV, January 1962.
SK6201 - Photo Gallery: Newhall and Castaic in the Snow Storm of January 1962.
LW2693 - Terry Crossland, 10, of Newhall, Wades Through a Sea of Tumbleweeds, 1-16-1965.
GT8901 - Valencia: Medfly Eradication with Malathion, 1989-1990.
The California (El Nino) Winter of 1997-98, FEMA, 3-3-1998.
About Lake Elizabeth, Lake Hughes & Munz Lake • LARWQCB 2007
Trash Total Maximum Daily Load for Elizabeth, Hughes & Munz Lakes • LARWQCB 2007 (.pdf)
VIDEO: A Field Guide to the San Andreas Fault with David K. Lynch SCVHS/SCVTV, 2010.
LW2360 - San Andreas Fault in Palmdale 4-13-2013.
LW2555 - Piute Butte, Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park, 2 Views, 12-28-2013.
Spanish Flu of 1918/19: Schools, Shops, Churches Close as L.A. Fights a Pandemic • By Alan Pollack, M.D., 4-7-2020.
MINING (Minerals & Petroleum; See Also Individual Places)
The Pico Canyon Oil Field • Report by Edward North, with Map & 12 Plates, 1890.
Newhall Oil Field Notes, Including Pico, Needham Ranch, Elsmere, Placerita Canyon • News reports, Early 1900s.
California Gold Discoveries Before (and After) Lopez 1842; Mining Techniques • By William Wirt Jenkins, 1906.
LW2993 - Tepee Rock Shop (Soledad Cyn.): Rockhounding Guide for L.A. Gem Hunters, 1966.
GT8703 - Lang-Sand Canyon: Gillibrand Titanium Mine: From Site Tour (1987) to Federal Approval (1991): Photo Gallery, News Reports.
Gillibrand Soledad Canyon Mining Operations (Titanium Mining): Final Environmental Impact Statement, ANF 1991.
How it Works: Horizontal Drilling & Hydraulic Fracturing (Video) • LINN Energy LLC, 2015
LAW ENFORCEMENT & MILITARY
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department: History Behind the Badge • Deputy John Williams, LASD, 2011.
History of Wayside Honor Rancho / Pitchess Detention Center • LASD, n.d. (2002)
Laying Down the Law in Early Santa Clarita by John Boston • The Signal, June-July 2000 (3 parts)
History of the Sheriff's Newhall Substation by Leon Worden • The Signal, 11-8-1996
LW2737 - Billy Rowland, L.A. County Sheriff 1872-76, 1879-82; Captor of Vasquez.
"Three-fingered Bob" (or Jack?) Slays Unarmed Rival in Drunken Brawl • News Reports, 1889.
James O'Reilly of Hebrewville is Fined, Jailed for Selling Liquor without License • News Reports, 1894.
Suen vs. Aceda: One Jenkins Ranch Hand Murders Another • News Reports, August 1895.
Death In the Newhall Pass: Gossip Sullies Young Beauty. News reports, 1906.
De Moranville Slaying: Killer of Newhall Deputy Walks. News reports, 1909.
Trouble With Wobblies at Newhall and Saugus November-December 1916.
Emma Benson, LASD: First Female On-Duty Deputy Killed in U.S. (1919) LASD, 10-11-2012
Bank Robbed, Banker Kidnapped by Movie Cowboy's Bootlegging-Human Trafficking Gang • News reports; Incident 12-11-1922.
Lancaster Bank Robbers Lead Posse to Newhall; 1 Dead Bakersfield Californian, 3-12-1924
Assailant Gus Le Brun, Deputy Ed Brown Killed in Gun Battle. News reports, 1924.
Saugus Deputy Ed Brown Dies in Gun Battle, 9-14-1924. LASD, 5-31-2013
Wade Albert Horton, Wealthy Mint Canyon Rancher, Slain in Botched Home-Invasion Robbery News reports, 1930-1932.
Frances Walker Murder: Newhall Cop's Wife Slays 'Other Woman,' Gets Away With It San Diego Union, 10-6-1935
Ex-Newhall Deputy Convicted of Contributing to Delinquency of Slain Saugus School Teacher Frances Walker L.A. Times, August 1935.
Santa Clarita Valley's Police Force of 1938 The Signal, 8-18-1938
Construction to Start at New Jail in Castaic • The Signal, 12-2-1938
U.S. Entry Into WW2: German Enemy Aliens Arrested in Castaic, 12-8-1941 • News reports and Government documents, 1923-1952.
Incident at Alpha Beta Supermarket, Feb. 22, 1983 by Capt. Dan McCarty, LASD (Ret.), 1-7-2004.
Pyramid Lake and Substation Mark 26th Year by Estelle Foley, August 2000
Newhall-Saugus: A Hobo Haven by Dr. Alan Pollack, Dispatch, Sept.-Oct. 2013.
SD2501 - Moonshiner's Still Busted During Prohibition ~1924.
AP0916 - Moonshiner's Still Busted During Prohibition, c. 1924.
AA2001 - Actor Tom Mix Fined $50 for Reckless Driving in Newhall, 1920.
LW3349 - Eugene W. Biscailuz, 27th L.A. County Sheriff 1932-1958 (as Undersheriff in 1929).
RB0007 - Newhall Constable's Office on Market Street, c. 1930.
RB0004 - Prohibition: Newhall's Dry Squad (Multiple Views), c. 1930.
Hart Football 'Aces' Gang Members Arrested for Armed Robberies News reports, June 1950.
SW5201 - Old Newhall Jail, 2 Views, 1-10-1952.
1956 The Battle of Palmdale (In the Skies Over SCV)
208 Rockets Fired at Runaway Plane (Over SCV) • Los Angeles Times, 8-17-1956.
LW2925 - The Terrifying Tale of the Runaway Drone • Pageant, May 1957.
The Battle of Palmdale • by Darryl Manzer, 2-18-2014.
The Battle of Palmdale • by Dr. Alan Pollack, Dispatch, Jan.-Feb. 2015.
LW2468 - Sheriff Peter J. Pitchess, 1912-1999 (1953-1982).
Juvenile Probation Camp Joseph Scott to Open • Dedication 5-12-1958.
LW3347 - Personnel of Sheriff's Substation No. 6 (SCV), 1959.
LW3348 - LASD Rehabilitation Division Transfer Bus, ~1950s-60s.
OX6404 - Entrance to L.A. City's Saugus Rehabilitation Center (Drunk Farm), ~1964.
AL1968 - Elizabeth Evans, Saugus Resident Shot During Robert F. Kennedy Assassination, 6-6-1968.
Vietnam War Casualties from the Santa Clarita Valley (14), 1965-1972.
LW2533 - Sherman Block, Los Angeles County Sheriff 1982-1998.
JD9002 - Photo Gallery: President George H.W. Bush Dedicates North County Correctional Facility, 3-1-1990
LW2613 - Deputies Jake Kuredjian, David March on Calif. Peace Officers Memorial, Sacramento.
LW2833 - LASD Deputy David W. March Memorial Interchange, 210/605 Freeways.
10th Anniversary Ceremony to Remember Deputy Jake Kuredjian by Carol Rock, KHTS 8-28-2011
Killer of SCV-Resident Cop Matthew Pavelka Gets Life Without Parole • SCVNews, 7-24-2012.
LASD Jurisdiction & Patrol Divisions • Maps, as of 5-7-2013.
SD1401 - Leroy D. Baca, Los Angeles County Sheriff 1998-2014.
LW2705 - John L. Scott, Interim Los Angeles County Sheriff, 2014.
SD1403 - Jim McDonnell, Los Angeles County Sheriff, 2014-2018.
SD1902 - Alex Villanueva, Los Angeles County Sheriff, 2018—.
SD1901 - SCV Sheriff's Station Honors Fallen Deputy Arthur Pelino, 3-19-2019.
SCV Sheriff's Station, Golden Valley Road
SC1806 - Groundbreaking: SCV Sheriff's Station, Golden Valley Road, Photos & Video, 7-25-2018.
WR5352 - Newhall CHP Office, Seen from Neighbor's Home, 1953.
Open House at New CHP Station, 2-21-1968.
THE NEWHALL INCIDENT
The Newhall Incident from the California Highway Patrol, n.d.
California Highway Patrol Slaying, April 5, 1970 by Kristin Wilder • The Signal, April 2000
The Newhall Incident • (Van Nuys, CA) The Valley News and Valley Greensheet, 4-7-1970
AL1970 - The Newhall Incident: Scene Where Highway Patrolmen Were Shot, 4-6-1970.
AL1971 - The Newhall Incident: Abandoned Car at Scene of Shooting, 4-6-1970.
AL1972 - The Newhall Incident: Officer Examines Weapons at Shooting Scene, 4-6-1970.
AL1973 - The Newhall Incident: Officers Put House Under Siege, 4-6-1970.
LW2524 - The Newhall Incident: Deputies in Tear Gas Cloud, 4-6-1970.
LW2825 - The Newhall Incident: Hostage's Son Talks to Reporters, 4-6-1970.
DU1970 - Dedication Ceremony, "Newhall Incident" Memorial Wall, Newhall CHP Office (3 Views), 6-5-1970.
AL1977 - "Newhall Incident", CHP Information Bulletin, 7-1-1970.
VIDEO - The Newhall Incident: A Law Enforcement Tragedy, SCVHS/SCVTV, 2010.
The Newhall Incident: Tragedy and Heroism by Dr. Alan Pollack • Dispatch, March-April 2009
VIDEO - CHP Training Film, 1975.
VIDEO - Police Training Film & Reenactment, LASD, 1970.
VIDEO - Interview with CHP Sgt. Harry Ingold by Leilani Ingold, Castaic Middle School, 11-22-2011.
The Newhall Incident: Anatomy of a Gunfight by Michael E. Wood (Book Excerpt), Gun Digest, May 6, 2013.
SW5501 - Santa Clarita Valley Organized Into Tejon Township, 8-14-1855.
Judge Adrian Adams' Tales of the Newhall Court by Judge Adrian W. Adams • The Signal, 4-12-2003
Judge John F. Powell and the Law in Soledad Township by Leon Worden • March 2003 (2 parts)
AA5001 - Judge Adrian Adams, 1950s & 2003.
AA7003 - Judge C.M. MacDougall, 3 Views, 1960s-1970s.
AA7002 - Judges C.M. MacDougall and Adrian Adams, 1970.
JD8301 - Photo Gallery: Enrobing Ceremony for New Judge H. Keith Byram, 2-2-1983.
Death from the Sky Over Newhall - Times Two (1936-37) by Alan Pollack, 3-2012
10-26-1927: Pacific Air Transport Crash in Castaic
Air Mail Mishap Over Castaic: Pilot Parachutes to Safety • News Reports, 10-26-1927.
11-18-1930: Pacific Air Transport Mail Plane Crash Near Gorman
LW2998 - Interrupted Mail: Letter (Envelope) Recovered from Fatal Plane Crash, 11-18-1930
1-29-1932: Century-Pacific Airliner Crash Near Lebec
LW3288 - Plane Crash Kills All 8; Future Sheriff Biscailuz, Future Gen. Hap Arnold Direct Weeklong Search. 4 Views.
11-15-1934: Pilot Survives Airmail Plane Crash
AL2078 - Airmail Crash Near Newhall, Photo 11-18-1934.
11-17-1934: 4 Sightseers Killed in Follow-On Crash
lw2885 - 4 Killed in Plane Crash While Searching for Plane Crash, 11-17-1934.
12-27-1936: United Flight 34: All 12 Killed
Plane Crash in Rice Canyon Kills All 12 • 12-27-1936
LW2448 - Broken Watches Fix Time of Plane Crash, 12-27-1936.
SW3601 - Searching for Casualties, 12-28-1936.
SW3602 - Searching for Casualties, 12-28-1936.
SW3603 - Stretcher Supplied for Casualties, 12-28-1936.
SW3604 - Loading Bodies Into Coroner's Van, 12-28-1936.
LW2897 - Stewardess Yvonne Trego, Plane Crash Victim, Rice Canyon 12-27-1936.
Probe Fails to Reveal Cause of Plane Crash • 1-6-1937
LW2826 - Radio Operator Testifies 1-5-1937.
1-12-1937: Western Air Express Flight 7: Adventurer Martin Johnson, 4 Others Killed
5 Killed in Plane Crash Including Adventurer Martin Johnson • News Reports, 1937.
DS3701 - Boeing 247 Crash on Mt. Piñetos, 2 Views, 1-12-1937.
LW3182 - Rescuers Transport Martin Johnson's Body from Plane Crash Near Newhall, 1-13-1937.
LW3345 - Plane Crash Survivor Osa Johnson Rescued, 1-13-1937.
AL2072 - Victims Carried From Wreck from Plane Crash Near Newhall, 1-13-1937.
LW3346 - Plane Crash Victim on Stretcher, 1-13-1937.
LW2784 - Victim (Survivor?) Carried From Wreck from Plane Crash Near Newhall, 1-13-1937.
LW2431 - Rescuers Recover Body from Plane Crash Near Newhall, 1-13-1937.
LW2247 - Mr. & Mrs. Martin Johnson, 1937 Newhall Plane Crash Victims (with detailed account of crash).
LW2443 - Same Airplane in 1933.
4-9-1937: Pioneer Aviator, Passenger Killed in Light Plane Crash
LW2450 - Pioneer Aviator, Passenger Killed in Crash of Light Plane on the Ridge Route, 4-9-1937.
2 Killed in Crash of Light Plane on Ridge Route, News Reports 1937.
5-16-1938: Lockheed Transport Plane Crash, All 9 Killed
LW2680 - Wreckage of New Lockheed Transport Plane, 9 Killed ACME Telephoto 5-18-1938
LW2876 - Wreckage of Lockheed Transport Plane, Casualty ACME Photo 5-19-1938
LW2877 - Wreckage of Lockheed Transport Plane, ACME Photo 5-19-1938
LW2851 - Wrecked Wing of Lockheed Transport Plane ACME Photo 5-19-1938
9 Bodies Found in Wreck of Lost Lockheed Plane News reports, May 1938.
Plane Crash at Agua Dulce The Signal, 5-19-1938
1-31-1943: Army Air Force Transport Plane, Glider Crash; Hero Girl Saves 3 of 6 Aviators
LW2596 - Heroism of 9-year-old Marylynn Winkler (Butters) Celebrated in True Comics strip 4-18-1943
6-30-1943: Army P-38 Fighter Crashes at Wayside; Pilot Killed
11-13-1946: Western Air Lines Flight 23: All Killed
AL2071 - Western Airlines DC-3 Crash South of Gorman, 11-13-1946.
9-18-1948: Private Plane Crashes at Newhall Airport; All 4 Killed
4 Including Movie Jeweler, Cartoonist Killed in Plane Crash at Newhall Airport News reports, September 1948.
LW3624 - Pin (Brooch) by Joseff of Hollywood, ~1940
10-28-1949: Crash of Light Plane Kills Pilot, Sparks Brush Fire
9-20-1954: Air Force C-46 Transporting Civil Air Patrol Chaplains Crashes at Saugus Drunk Farm; All Survive
C-46 Cargo Plane Crashes at Saugus Drunk Farm; Civil Air Patrol Chaplains Parachute to Safety 9-20-1954
8-22-1961: 2 U.S. Forest Rangers Killed at Frazier Mountain
12-30-1964: Light Plane Crashes Near Gorman; 3 of 4 Killed
12-30-1964: United Air Lines Convair 340 Makes Emergency Landing at Saugus-Newhall Airport; All Survive
United Airliner Forced Down in Saugus, 12-30-1964 by Larry Westin, 5-29-2012
11-28-1967: Light Plane Crashes Into (the Real) Magic Mountain; All 3 Killed
1-27-1982: Helicopter Crashes on Valencia Set of "Twilight Zone" Movie; Vic Morrow, 2 Child Actors Killed
Death on the Set of "Twilight Zone: The Movie" by Alan Pollack, 5-2012
Proximate Cause: Pilot Recalls "Twilight Zone Movie" Tragedy by Leon Worden, 7-23-2013
10-23-1999: Actor Harrison Ford in Helicopter Crash, Piru (Nonfatal)
11-2-2003: Vintage 1953 Trainer Crashes in Mint Canyon; Pilot Killed
7-18-2009: Experimental Plane Crashes in Sand Canyon; Both Killed
Experimental Plane Crashes in Sand Canyon; 2 Dead SCVTV, 7-18-2009
7-5-2012: TL Ultralight Crashes at Rancho Camulos; 2011 SCV Man of the Year Harry Bell and Copilot Killed
2011 SCV Man of the Year Harry Bell, 89, dies in Light Plane Crash at Rancho Camulos SCVNews.com, 7-5-2012
2-10-2013: Helicopter Crashes at Acton Movie Ranch; All 3 Killed
3 Killed in Helicopter Crash at Acton Movie Ranch SCVNews.com, 2-10-2013
JK0078 - Southern Pacific Train Wreck in Acton, 1967-70.
The Other Great Fire of 1906: Blazes Erupt at Lang Hotel and Pico Oil Field by Dr. Alan Pollack, Dispatch, 3-2015.
FD2801 - L.A. County Fire: 1928 Soledad Division HQ, County Forestry Department, Newhall, 2 Views.
FD2803 - L.A. County Fire: Forestry (Fire) Pumper & 1928 Soledad Division HQ, Newhall.
FD2901 - L.A. County Fire: Asst. Fire Warden's 1929 Buick Squad Truck, Newhall.
FD3301 - L.A. County Fire: 1933 White 600-Gal. Pumper in Newhall.
FD3701 - L.A. County Fire: Assistant Fire Warden's 1937 Chevy Carryall Suburban, Newhall.
Wildfire: "Worst Threat to Newhall Since 1914," 12 Oil Wells Ruined, Backfire Saves Mentryville • News reports, July-August 1940.
Soldiers Spark Brush Fire that Rips Through Fox Farm, Surrounds Hart Mansion • News reports, July 1942.
Helicopter Burns, Crew Badly Injured in 9,300-Acre Brush Fire • News reports, August 1951.
Clampitt Fire, Newhall to the Sea, September 1970
FD5801 - L.A. County Fire: Station 73 Dedication, Newhall, July 1958.
View from Valencia (4 Views), 9-25-1970.
LW2884 - Chatsworth Neighborhood Destroyed, 9-28-1970.
Placerita Canyon (Melody Ranch) Fire, 8-28-1962
Placerita & Val Verde Fires Converge on Melody Ranch, Olive View Sanitarium • Associated Press, 8-28-1962
LW3022 - Oil Tank Burns in Newhall, 8-28-1962.
LW2588 - Olive View Sanatorium on Fire (Circle J / Melody Ranch fire), 8-28-1962.
LW2989 - Man Flees from Placerita Canyon Fire, 8-28-1962.
LW3050 - San Fernando Valley Aerial View, 8-28-1962.
LW2581 - Melody Ranch Fire Devastation, Next Day 8-29-1962.
HB6201 - Circle J-Melody Ranch Fire: Olive View Sanatorium & Environs, Aftermath, September 1962.
FD7001 - L.A. County Fire: Station 73, Newhall, 1970s.
P. Michael Freeman Hired as L.A. County Fire Chief L.A. Times, 12-14-1988.
Copper Fire, San Francisquito Canyon, June 2002
LW060502 - Ruiz Cemetery Smolders in Fire (10 Images), 6-5-2002.
Copper Fire: SCVTV News Coverage (Video), 6-6-2002 and 6-7-2002.
SC0201 - Photo Gallery: Central Park Transformed Into Tent City for Firefighters, June 2002.
LW3443 - CAL FIRE: California Fire Siege 2007, incl. Buckweed, Ranch, Magic Fires.
FD0801 - L.A. County Fire: Station 73, Newhall, 2008.
Station Fire, August-September 2009
Press Conference Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, 8-30-2009.
Acton Community Meeting at High Desert Middle School Unified Command, 9-1-2009.
Press Conference Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, 9-3-2009.
Remembering LACoFD Capt. Ted Hall, Firefighter Arnie Quinones County Digest Special Edition, 2009.
Dedication of Capt. Ted Hall & Engineer Arnie Quinones Memorial Highway SCVTV, 11-15-2010.
14 Freeway Interchange Named for Hall, Quinones by Carol Rock and Leon Worden, 9-19-2012.
Hall, Quinones Remembered on 5th Anniversary of Station Fire by Jessica Boyer, AM-1220 KHTS, 8-31-2014.
LW2746 - Daryl L. Osby, L.A. County Fire Chief, 2011-.
LW2382 - Powerhouse Fire, San Francisquito - Lake Hughes, May-June 2013. 105 Views.
SC1807 - Groundbreaking: Permanent Fire Station 104, Golden Valley Road, 8-9-2018.
HB1829 - Photo Gallery: Big Oaks Lodge Burns Down, 8-11-2018.
Historical Overview of Nike Missile System - U.S. Army, December 1984.
Los Pinetos-Newhall Site (LA-94): Historical Record - National Park Service.
AP0825 - Dedication of Army Housing in Sand Canyon, 2-24-1959.
Newhall Community Hospital, Est. 1922 • From Brunner's 1940 History.
Newhall Community Hospital Moves to 6th & Spruce Streets • News reports, 1926.
Dr. Sarah L. Murray's Newhall Emergency Hospital, Est. 1930 • From Brunner's 1940 History.
History of Newhall Ambulance Service • From Brunner's 1940 History.
History of Newhall Dentistry • From Brunner's 1940 History.
History of Wildwood Sanatorium (TB), Happy Valley-Newhall • From Brunner's 1940 History.
Wildwood Sanatorium in the News • News reports, 1920s-1940s.
LW2744 - Wildwood Sanatorium Cabin No. 11, Cross Street, Happy Valley. Multiple Views, 11-23-2014.
The Distribution of Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) in Southern California • Kessel et al., 1950.
Volunteers Pave the Way to Henry Mayo Hospital by Leon Worden, 2012.
HM6301 - Comatose Bus Crash Victim Philip J. Deniston, 1962-63.
HM6302 - Pink Ladies Assist Patients, Santa Clarita Hospital, 1963.
HM6303 - Candy Stripers Tea, Santa Clarita Hospital, 1963.
HM6601 - Convalescent Outing to Hart Park, Santa Clarita Hospital, 1963.
TN6901 - McBean Parkway Before Henry Mayo Hospital, 1968-69.
HM6901 - Santa Clarita Hospital Changes Name to Inter-Valley, 1969.
LW6901 - Golden State Memorial Hospital Advertisement, 1969.
DI7101 - Sharon Tolbert (Divis), Candy Striper, Inter-Valley Community Hospital, 1971.
HM7201 - Henry Mayo Hospital Building Fund Grows with HR Employees Donation, 1972.
HM7202 - SCV Women's Auxiliary Board, 1972.
HM7203 - Jane Newhall Participates in Henry Mayo Hospital Groundbreaking, 1972.
HM7302 - Hillside Hospital Pink Lades, 1973.
AA7402 - Hospital Board Thanks Ex-Newhall Land President Tom Lowe, 1974.
HM7501 - Joyce Wayman, Director of Volunteer Services, 1975.
HM7502 - Pink Ladies Volunteer Recruitment Tea in Bonelli House, 1975.
HM7901 - Auxiliary Funds New Portable X-Ray Machine, 1979.
Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Celebrates 40th Anniversary, 1975-2015, Video 8-22-2015.
U.S. CAMEL CORPS
Video - SCV History Moment: U.S. Camel Corps (2007).
Hi Jolly and the U.S. Camel Corps, Associated Press, 1940s.
E.F. Beale and the Beasts of Tejon by Leon Worden • The Signal, 1-13-1999
LW2152 - Fort Tejon Camels, Drawing by Vischer (2 Views), 1850s.
LW2209 - Woodcut: Loading Camels for Shipment to U.S., 1850s.
(Edward F. Beale): The Camel Expedition • (New York, NY) Porter's Spirit of the Times, 2-20-1858
LW2208 - Map of Beale's Camel Corps Expedition, 1857-58.
LW3491 - Postal Cover: Revival of the Camel Express, Lilac Label, 1935.
LW2130 - Fort Davis and the U.S. Camel Corps, Color Postcard.
LW3521 - James Garner as Maverick: "Relic of Fort Tejon," Dell Comic No. 930, 1958.
The Hi Jolly Song Performed by The New Christy Minstrels, 1962.
LW2161 - Hi Jolly's Tomb at Quartzsite, Ariz., 12-23-2002 (4 Views).
LW3451 - Hi Jolly's Tomb & Cemetery at Quartzsite, Ariz., 10-30-2018 (Mult. Views).
LW3647 - Guide to Hi Jolly Pioneer Cemetery, Quartzsite, Ariz., n.d. (2010s).
CANYON COUNTY, 1976 & 1978 (and Earlier Secession Efforts)
Rebels With a Cause (with Election Results) • By Jerry Reynolds, 1998.
The Move to Secede from Los Angeles County • By Bob Simmons, California Journal, April 1976.
LW3105 - Canyon County "Yes on F" Campaign Bumper Sticker, 1976.
SCV Leaders Seek Secession from Los Angeles County Over Garbage Issue • News Reports, 2-16-1950.
Costansó's Diary of the Portolá Expedition Compiled Feb. 7, 1770.
Crespí's SCV Legacy: Spanish Priest Named a River That Came to Denote Our Valley. By Alan Pollack, Dispatch, July-Aug. 2013.
Story of Little Santa Clara Valley, Chapter 2: Colonization • A.B. Perkins Manuscript, ~1940s.
LW2440 - Fr. Junípero Serra, 19th-cent. Sculpture, Mission San Diego.
LW2441 - Fr. Junípero Serra, Statue, Mission San Diego.
Gallery - Graves of Frs. Serra, Crespí, Lasuen, at Carmel Mission. Multiple Views, 5-24-2014.
Gallery - Relics of Fr. Juniperó Serra's Original Coffin, Carmel Mission. Multiple Views, 5-24-2014.
Gallery - Fr. Juniperó Serra Cenotaph, Carmel Mission. Multiple Views, 5-24-2014.
Early Afro-Mexican Settlers in California • CHS Lecture/Video 2015.
History of Winemaking in California by Gov. Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown, 9-3-2013
The Trail to Kashtiq by John R. Johnson • Calif. Journal of Anthropology, Winter 1978
LW3017 - Wooden Plow, Spanish Mission Period, Early 1800s. Multiple Views.
Chumash Revolt of 1824 (with SCV Connections)
The Purisma Rebellion, in Cook, S.F.: Expeditions to the Interior of Central California, 1820-1840 (1962).
Antonio & Ygnacio Del Valle's Roles in Privatizing Mission San Fernando, 1830s-40s from Engelhardt: San Fernando Rey, 1927.
Russian-Alaskan Church Bell from Mission San Fernando at Rancho Camulos
The Russian-Alaksan Bell from Mission San Fernando at Rancho Camulos News reports, 1923.
The Mysterious Russian-Alaksan Bell from Mission San Fernando at Rancho Camulos by Fr. Zephyrin Engelhardt, O.F.M., 1927.
Twilight of the Californios by Ferol Egan, The American West, March 1969.
California Gold: An Earlier Documented Shipment (1838) by Guy J. Giffen • HSSC Quarterly, March 1948.
Enemy Confirms Fremont's Trek Through SCV by A.B. Perkins, n.d.
LW3359 - Battle of San Pasqual, 1846: Pico Routs Kearny; Beale's Stealth Turns Tide.
Kit Carson, Ned Beale Cross Paths and Alter California's Future By Alan Pollack, Dispatch, Nov.-Dec. 2014.
LW2682 - Table on Which the 1847 Treaty of Cahuenga Was Signed, 2 Views.
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Signed 2-2-1848.
LW2577 - Mainfest Destiny: Annexation of Southwestern U.S., 1845-1855 (Texas, Mexican Cession, Gadsden Purchase). U.S. State Department.
The '49ers in Death Valley: A Tentative Census by Carl I Wheat, So. Calif. Historical Society Quarterly, Dec. 1939.
LW2525 - Antonio Coronel's Venting (Counterbranding) Iron (1840s), Brand Sample and Book Entry (1868), 6 Views.
LW2528 - Example of Spanish and Mexican Cattle (1800s), NHMLA, 2 Views.
California Indian Indenture/Slavery Act, Adopted 1850, Expanded 1860, Repealed 1863.
AP2927 - An Arrastra, or Primitive Gold/Quartz Mill. Pictorial History of California, 1850.
LW2882 - USPRR/Williamson Expedition (1853): Entrance of Tejon Pass
LW3188 - USPRR/Williamson Expedition (1853): Cañana de las Uvas
LW2883 - USPRR/Williamson Expedition (1853): View of Great Basin from Tejon Pass
LW2143 - USPRR/Williamson Expedition (1853): Geological Map
LW2696 - John C. Frémont for President, Campaign Medal, 1856.
LW2163 - Gen. John C. Frémont, Early Portrait.
LW2069 - Maj. Gen. John C. Frémont, "The Pathfinder." Engraving.
JJ1006 - Indians at Mission San Fernando, Drawing by Vischer, 1865.
Description of Santa Clara River Valley, Including Lyons Station Pacific Rural Press, 1-18-1873.
LW3564 - Stock Certificate: California Bank (of Los Angeles), Signed by H.G. Newhall, President, 1888. Rare.
A Lopez Family Who's Who and What's What by Francisca L. de Belderrain, HSSC 1928.
Ygnacio del Valle, SCV Landowner & L.A. Civic Leader Pen Pictures for L.A. County, 1889.
LW2532 - Reginaldo F. del Valle, Politician, 1913.
LW2602 - Circle of Friends Medal No. 9: John C. Fremont, 1913.
AL2502 - Ceremony & Dedication of Fr. Serra Statue at San Fernando Mission Ruins, 11-22-1925.
LA3701 - Kirkman-Harriman Pictorial & Historical Map of L.A. County 1860 (1937).
AP0930 - Mission San Fernando, Pre-1940s Restoration.
LW2504 - Don Pedro Fages, Calif. Historical Landmark No. 263 (Placed 1938; Photo 2013).
Booklet: Yesterdays of Los Angeles • Howard Automobile Co., Publisher, ~1927
La Reina: Los Angeles in Three Centuries • Security Trust & Savings Bank, Publ., 1929
JB2901 - Map of Historical Events That Shaped L.A.'s Growth, 1929.
DP4901 - Artistic Map of Spanish & Mexican Land Grants, Los Angeles County, pre-1949.
Culbert Olson, 1939-1943 (Video).
LW2132 - Henry T. Gage, 1899-1903.
Inaugural Address 1-4-1899.
CO7401 - Ronald Reagan, 1967-1975.
Traveling Through Time on the Saugus Local, by Jeff Hosford, September 2018.
Life Lessons From The 'Good Old Days' by Shelby Jacobs, Old Town Newhall Gazette, March-April 2006
Special Times at Our Big Oaks Lodge, by Jeff Logian, 8-12-2018.
Tots and a Shake by Darryl Manzer, 5-13-2014.
Heart of Heavy Steel: A Mentryville Story by Darryl Manzer • SCVHistory.com, 4-9-2020
HB1903 - Homesteading at Elizabeth Lake: Reminiscences of Arnold Munz, 2-27-1971.
Meryl Adams: Tales of the Acton Post Office • Audio Recording 8-17-1977
Growing Up in Newhall in the 1950s by Bill Rice, September 2000.
Remember When? Newhall-Saugus in the 1950s by Bill Rice, 5-14-2014.
Newhall Story 1965: Santa Clarita Valley at a Crossroads Film by Jack T. Robson, 1965.
Recollections of a Boy Ranger by Mike Shuman, July 1998.
Bygone Days Of A Town Called Newhall by Judy Stevens, Old Town Newhall Gazette, Feb.-March 1997.