Tag: History

Man with a Mission

Junípero Serra at the Huntington Library through January 6.

Growing the California Dream

Trees in Paradise: A California History by Jared Farmer reviewed.

An Aqueduct Road Trip, 1915

We discovered this photo album in the Huntington Library archives.

Opening Up the Archives

A new digital platform for LA Aqueduct history.

Camera Obscura

A photographic history of the LA Aqueduct.

The Owens Valley Timeline

The Los Angeles Aqueduct’s impact on the Owens Valley through time.

Learning from the Aqueduct

It’s getting harder to sell the future in California.

There It Is. Take It.

Mulholland gave LA water and a motto to live by.

Villain and Visionary

Why we can’t agree on William Mulholland.

An Athlete Dying Young

The starter called, “Come to your marks!” and I knelt at the blocks for the finals of the Class C seventy-five-yard dash at the 1952 Kern Relays.