So that Liane Schirmer won't scold me, here's a continuation of The Museum of the San Fernando Valley's commemoration of the City of Los Angeles' big 230th birthday next year. We will be putting 230 historic images on our blog - Here are images 227- 226 - 225.
The Ambassor Hotel's Crystal Plunge
(click on image to enlarge) August 15, 1939
"Hello little girl, Suday afternoon. I am home, as blue as blue can be. Gee, how I wish you were here. Grammie Bell still very sick. Connie is better. Jean is spending the day with me, and Buddy has a broken toe. Too sad about Uncle Bill. Ethelbert has a new car. My mother was over to see Sue last Sunday, She is well. Lovingly yours forever, Maude "
Saint James Park - near Figueroa and Adams -
at the edge of the University of Southern California.
Jan 1, 1910
"Miss Edna Buchannan, 584 Eath 9th Street – Portland Ore. Having a fine time. Weather is fine. We see the airships. Went to a small moving picture show last night. Went to Westlake Park today and fed ducks. Hazel"