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GENERAL

HS0099 - Site Map: Heritage Junction Historic Park.

HS5802 - County Report: Intent to Purchase Frew Addition to Hart Park (Future Heritage Junction), 7-18-1958.

LW2094 - Street Sign Replaced at Heritage Junction, 2-1-2001.

Video: Olde Town Days at Heritage Junction, 4-28-1991.

CM1001 - Photo Gallery: Fun Times at Heritage Junction Historic Park (11 Views), 1990s.


MUSEUM ITEMS

SG0050 - Tataviam Basket from Collection of Sinforosa Fustero.

SG0051 - Tataviam Basket from Collection of Sinforosa Fustero.

RC8701 - "Ramona Cradle" from Rancho Camulos (2 Views).

CN8002 - Pottery Sherd, 1891-1905, from Tolfree's Saugus Eating House (Saugus Café).

LW2731 - Saugus Community Club Plaque for 7 Members who Perished in the St. Francis Dam Disaster, 1928.

HS9701 - Spring Pole Oil Drilling Demonstration Project Plans, 1997.


CALLAHAN SCHOOLHOUSE

Callahan Schoolhouse History.

Report: Callahan's Red School House Came from Emma Mine in Acton.

LW2221 - Red Schoolhouse at Callahan's Old West.

HS8702 - Red Schoolhouse Arrives at Heritage Junction, 1987.


EDISON HOUSE

Edison House History.

BC1974 - Edison House, Snow of Jan. 3-4, 1974. 3 Views.

HS8703 - Blueprint: Edison House Relocation Site Plan, November 1988.

HS8901 - SoCal Edison Saugus Substation Data Sheet, 1989. Gives Edison House History.


KINGSBURRY HOUSE

Kingsburry House History.

About the Namesakes of the Kingsburry House • By Jerry Reynolds, 1989-1993.

HS8703 - Blueprint: Kingsburry House Relocation Site Plan, June 1987.

LW3457 - Kingsburry House: Temporary Roof Repairs, 11-27-2018.


MITCHELL SCHOOLHOUSE ADOBE

Mitchell Adobe History.

HS9908 - Mitchell Adobe, n.d. (1930s-1940s?)

AP1815 - Mitchell Adobe, 2 Views, 1960.

Mitchell Adobe Reconstruction Plans, 1986-1997.

HS8002 - Blueprints: Mitchell Adobe Relocation to Heritage Junction, October 1986.

HS8705 - Mitchell Schoolhouse Adobe: Architect's Recommendations for Reconstruction, 6-10-1987.


MOGUL 1629 LOCOMOTIVE

Mogul Locomotive History.

LW3770 - SPRR Locomotive No. 1629 on the Line, 1940s.

LW3783 - SPRR Locomotive No. 1629 on the Line, Mid-1950s.

Autry Adds SPRR Locomotive No. 1629 to His Collection, June 1957.

HS8202 - Correspondence: SPRR Donation of Track, Train Order Signal, 1982.

HS8201 - Gene Autry's Mogul Locomotive Moving to Heritage Junction, 4-22-1982.

LW2593 - Gene Autry's Mogul Locomotive Lowered Onto Tracks at Heritage Junction, 4-26-1982.

LW3536 - Southern Pacific and T&NO Class M-4 2-6-0s (Moguls) • Model Railroader, August 1994.

LW3762 - New Cab Cover for Mogul Locomotive, 10-14-2020.


NEWHALL RANCH HOUSE

Newhall Ranch House History.

Map: Original Location.

HS9102 - Newhall Ranch House Floor Plan, 1991.

Notes on the Newhall Ranch House • By Jerry Reynolds, 1990.

Newhall Ranch House: Dean Gallion Interview • Report by Jerry Reynolds, 1991.

The Mysterious Gunshot Death of Margaret Routledge, 1-24-1916.

HS3901 - Front of Newhall Ranch House, 1939.

HS4010 - Inside the Newhall Ranch House, ~1940s.

HS4001 - Newhall Ranch House at Castaic Junction, n.d. (early 20th Century), Multiple Views.

HS5001 - Barbara Fullstone at Newhall Ranch House, ~1950s.

HS7902 - Newhall Ranch House at Original Location in Valencia, 4-20-1979, Multiple Views.

HS0100 - "Spirit of Rory MacGregor."

HS0100 - "Spirit of Rory MacGregor." Digitally reconstructed.

LW3231 - Plaque: H.M. Newhall Memorial Park and Swimming Pool, 1949-1950.

FivePoint, City Kick-Start Renovation of Newhall Ranch House, 2-28-2020.


Points of Interest Saugus Train Station Save Our Station

PARDEE HOUSE

Pardee House History.

Phone Business Office (Pardee House) Has Seen Local History by A.B. Perkins • The Sentinel, 4-28-1965

Pardee House Becomes Chamber Headquarters • Chamber Program, 1-14-1978.

AP1521 - Pardee House as Pacific Telephone Business Office, 1950s or early 1960s.

LW2082 - Telephone Equipment from the Pardee House.

LF7801 - Pardee House Exterior, 1978.

LF7802 - Pardee House Interior, 1978.

SG9284 - Pardee House Moves to Heritage Junction (2 Views), 8-4-1992.

CM9201 - Photo Gallery: Pardee House Arrives at Heritage Junction, August 1992.

Eleanore Kiersted: Picking Up the Pieces of SCV History • L.A. Daily News, 5-6-1996.

LW2095 - The Pardee House at Heritage Junction (2 Views), 2-2-2001.

Photo Gallery: Pardee House Repainted, July-August 2006.


RAMONA CHAPEL

Ramona Chapel History.

HS3674 - Robert E. Callahan with Carrie Jacobs Bond Inside His Ramona Chapel, 1927.

Ramona Chapel Gets a Facelift • The Signal, 2-27-2001

SM0101 - Graveyard Erected at Ramona Chapel for "The Huntress" (2 Views), 3-30-2001.

LW2149 - Dedication of the Ramona Chapel (10 Views), 12-9-2001.


SAUGUS TRAIN STATION

Saugus Station History.

SPRR Saugus Depot Built, Opened in 1888 (not 1887) • News reports.

HS8003 - Blueprint: SPRR Saugus Depot Relocation Plot Plan, 3-19-1980.

SCVHS Docent Training: Facts about Saugus Train Station.

Moving Saugus Train Station to Heritage Junction. Raw Video, 6-24-1980.

BT1891 - SPRR Saugus Depot with Dining Room, 1890s.

LW3760 - (11) Flow Blue China Pieces Appropriate to Tolfree's Saugus Eating House, 1890s.

LW3053 - Looking North Past SPRR Saugus Depot, 1907-1912.

The Pilgrim (1923)

VIDEO - "The Pilgrim" (1923) Full Movie.

LW2099 - "The Pilgrim": Charlie Chaplin at the Saugus Train Station, 1923 (7 Views).

LW3375 - Charlie Chaplin Inside SPRR Saugus Depot in "The Pilgrim" (1923).

LW3400 - Saugus Train Station (Exteriors) in "Oh, Susanna!" with Gene Autry, 1936.

JK0003 - Saugus Train Station & Semaphore, Multiple Views, 1967-70.

AL7001 - SPRR Saugus Depot in Snow, 12-19-1970.

HS7803 - SPRR Saugus District Train Orders, Nov. 9-12, 1978.

HS7802 - SPRR Saugus District Train Orders, Nov. 12-15, 1978.

HS7804 - SPRR Saugus District Train Orders, Nov. 15-18, 1978.

LW3415 - Saugus Train Station Interiors & Exteriors in NBC's "Supertrain," 1979.

JD8002 - Press Release: Supervisors Approve SPRR Saugus Depot Move to Hart Park, 6-3-1980.

CN8003 - Photo Gallery: SPRR Saugus Depot Moves to Heritage Junction, June 1980.

SG8006 - Saugus Train Station Moves to Heritage Junction (Multiple Views), 6-24-1980.

TL8001 - SPRR Saugus Depot Moves to Hart Park, Multiple Views, Donor List, 6-25-1980.

DD8061 - Excavating Beneath the Saugus Train Station (2 Views), 6-25-1980.

HS8001 - Photo Gallery: Relocated SPRR Saugus Depot Set on Block Foundation, 9-10-1980.

Restored Saugus Depot is Tribute to Trains That Built the West, L.A. Times, 9-11-1983

Video: Last SPRR Saugus Depot Agent Bob Guthrie's Retirement Party, 7-12-1986

Bob Guthrie, Last Saugus Stationmaster, Pays a Visit by Judy Mook • The Signal, 11-30-2003

GU0000 - Bob & Arminta Guthrie Family Photos (SPRR's Last Saugus Station Agent), 1960s-70s.

HS1802 - New Signage for Saugus Train Station, September 2018.

MORE Saugus Depot Photos.

Southern Pacific Railroad Relics

LW3779 - Switch Tie Plate from Saugus, Recovered ~2017.

LW3780 - (2) Southern Pacific Railroad Tie Plates and (6) Spikes from Saugus, Recovered ~2017.

LW3775 - S.P. Co. Utility Padlock with Key, ~1930s.

LW3781 - Railroad Hand Cart.


DONATIONS

CN8004 - Margaret, Marlen Seltzer Donate Desk from Ore Bercaw's 1906 Saugus Store.

HS9034 - 1896 Standard Sewing Machine, May 1996.

HS9007 - SBC Pacific Bell Donates $1,000 for Website Kiosk, 7-11-2002.

HS9006 - Doors & Windows From A Bermite House, 2-3-2002.

HS9005 - The Needham Piano & Organ (11 Views), December 2001.

HS9004 - Lang Station Artifacts, 8-18-2001.

HS9003 - Cornish & Co. Pump Organ, c. 1880s, 7-17-2001.

HS9002 - Bakelite Drawer Pulls from Newhall Home, c. 1940s, 7-17-2001.

HS9001 - Antique Singer Sewing Machine, 2-15-2001.

Chuck Wright Donates His Surveying Equipment, 9-28-2016.

HS1803 - Historic Dance Hall-Morgue Piano Donated to SCV Historical Society, 2018.

HS1804 - (3) Oil Paintings by W. Lloyd Houghton of Newhall, 20th Cent.

JD1801 - Jo Anne Darcy Collection: 5 Glass & Ceramic Telephone & Telegraph Insulators, donated 2018.

JD1802 - Jo Anne Darcy Collection: 10 Antique Glass Bottles, donated 2018.

Publisher Donates Entire Signal Photo Archive to SCV Historical Society • SCVNews.com, 4-2-2019.

Mrs. William S. Hart's Wedding Mementoes, Baby Clothes Donated to SCV Historical Society • 4-7-2019.

HS9033 - Donation of Pearle Pardee Russell Belongings, 9-1-2020.


S.C.V. HISTORICAL SOCIETY VOLUNTEERS

SCV Historical Society Awards.

CN7702 - SCV Historical Society Board Visits Mentryville, 1977.

JD7901 - Jo Anne Darcy Serves Punch for Historical Society Event at Mentryville, 12-9-1979.

LW2643 - Betty Houghton Pember, 1985 SCV Historical Society President.

E.J. Stephens Named SCVHS Docent of the Year for 2008 • 2-8-2009

Konrad Summers Named SCVHS Docent of the Year for 2007 • 2-9-2008

SCV Historical Society Celebrates 30th • The Signal, 12-12-2005

Harte, SCVHS Board Member, Named Man of the Year

Rotarians Give History A Helping Hand • The Signal, 4-27-2003

Phyllis Berman Named SCVHS Docent of the Year for 2002 • 4-9-2003

Tom Frew, Former Historical Society President, Given Key to the City • 4-8-2003

LW032402 - Society Participates in 2002 Cowboy Poetry Festival (5 Views).

LW022002 - 2001 Volunteer Recognition: Allan Howe & Philip Scorza.

Stevenson Donates Sink for Train Station • The Stevenson Ranch Signal, 8-3-2001

Boy Builds Outhouse as Eagle Scout Project • The Signal, 7-26-2001

Ramona Chapel Gets a Facelift • The Signal, 2-27-2001

John Mann, Historical Society President • The Signal, 2-21-2001.

SG9301 - Ruth Newhall Honored by SCV Historical Society, 2-10-1993.

HS8701 - 1987 Board of Directors.

Historical Society Trio Lauded for Work to Remember Dam Victims • 1-28-2019.

Dr. Alan Pollack and the SCV Historical Society • The Signal, 5-12-2019.

SCV Historical Society Supporters Thanked for Contributions • Dispatch, Jan.-Feb. 2020.

HS9035 - Volunteers Reinstall Crossbuck (Railroad Crossing Sign) at Heritage Junction, Video, 2020/2021.


S.C.V. HISTORICAL SOCIETY: GENERAL DOCUMENTS

HS7501 - SCV Historical Society: Articles of Incorporation, 12-11-1975.

HS8004 - Master Operating Agreement for Heritage Junction, 7/1/1980-6/30/2040.

HS8704 - 1987 Addendum (Additional Buildings & Expansion of Footprint).

HS8201 - 1992 Amendment (Additional Buildings).

HS1002 - 2010 Licence Agreement (Temporary/Expired).

HS1801 - SCV Historical Society Standing Rules, Rev. 9/2018 (current).

HS0801 - SCV Historical Society Bylaws, Rev. 2008 (current).

SCV Historical Society Docent Training Manual, 2006 (current).

SCV Historical Society Library Holdings as of 2012.

SCV Historical Society Collections Inventory as of 11-14-2013.

LW3785 - Utility Lines to Depot as of May 2021.

Meeting Minutes, Committee Reports, Correspondence:


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