BUILDING A GREAT MUSEUM FOR THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY
School year books often have unexpected treasures hidden in them. Here in this 1952 Van Nuys High School book, photographs taken by students of what was then a nearly annual flood of Tyrone Avenue reveal the perfect excuse for missing call but a significant Valley transportation problem as well.
1952 Van Nuys High School Yearbook - courtesy of Sue Falk 2014- Tyrone Avenue
Van Nuys Junior High School kids
Tyrone Avenue was no joke, as this submerged car demonstrated.
Sandbags diverting Tyrone Wash
On Campus of Van Nuys High School during rain storm
Van Nuys High School girls in the rain.