CHERISHING OUR VALLEY 2013
After the Second World War, there was a massive influx veterans and their new families into the San Fernando Valley. Others came from other parts of America to take advantage of the exploding job market in the area. Here a moving van from Iowa unloads a family's belongings on Carpenter Avenue in North Hollywood.
1947 home on Carpenter Avenue in North Hollywood. To the left is Sylvan Street with the tower of Victory Boulevard Elementary School in the background.