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Antonio R. Calvo, ca. early 1920s. Antonio Regalado Calvo (1900-1973) and Maria de la Luz Mendez Calvo (1896-1982) were immigrants from Sonora, Mexico. They made a life together as the owners of a small Mexican restaurant, Las Delicias Café in the city of San Fernando, California. Both Antonio and Luz independently moved north during the time of the Mexican Revolution.  Antonio and Luz (Mendez) Calvo Family Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.

Antonio R. Calvo, ca. early :: Latina(o) Cultural Heritage Archives

Actor Jon Voight (with the skull of poor Yorick) in rehearsal for a California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Theater Department production of "Hamlet" in 1976. CSUN University Digital Archives.

Actor Jon Voight (with the skull of poor Yorick) in rehearsal for a California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Theater Department production of "Hamlet" in CSUN University Digital Archives.

Dorothy Healey at San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN), Apr. 6, 1965 This image from the Daily Sundial is captioned "COMMUNIST SPEAKER - Dorothy Healey, member of the American Communist Party, emphasizes point during her speech here Monday. Miss Healey is the first Communist to be allowed to appear in an open meeting on the campus." CSUN University Digital Archives.

Dorothy Healey at San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN), Apr. 6, 1965 This image from the Daily Sundial is captioned "COMMUNIST SPEAKER - Dorothy Healey, member of the American Communist Party, emphasizes point during her speech here Monday. Miss Healey is the first Communist to be allowed to appear in an open meeting on the campus." CSUN University Digital Archives.

Photograph from the Daily Sundial, the "Miss Black and Beautiful Competition," May 13, 1969 :: CSUN University Archives

Photograph from the Daily Sundial, the "Miss Black and Beautiful Competition," May 1969 :: CSUN University Archives

San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) "Granny Girls" in costume, circa 1969. In 1966, Dorthea "Granny" Heitz organized a spirit squad that became known as the "Granny Girls." They were unofficial ambassadors for the school as well as hostesses at sporting and homecoming events; their goal was to promote a spirit of friendship and camaraderie on campus. CSUN University Digital Archives.

San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) "Granny Girls" in costume, circa 1969. In 1966, Dorthea "Granny" Heitz organized a spirit squad that became known as the "Granny Girls." They were unofficial ambassadors for the school as well as hostesses at sporting and homecoming events; their goal was to promote a spirit of friendship and camaraderie on campus. CSUN University Digital Archives.

Young men picking fruit on Albert Prince's orchard in North Hollywood, 1920s. Prince is standing on the left holding a piece of wood. The area is now part of North Hollywood Park. Weddington Family Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Young men picking fruit on Albert Prince's orchard in North Hollywood, Prince is standing on the left holding a piece of wood. The area is now part of North Hollywood Park.

View from Lindley Avenue entrance of San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) campus -- 1963. In the foreground is the information booth available to assist motor vehicle traffic. In the background, the campus' first permanent library (later known as the South Library) is clearly visible; just behind that, construction of Sierra Tower can be seen. CSUN UNiversity Digital Archives.

Sierra Tower construction from Lindley Avenue entry gate, 1963 :: CSUN University Archives

William Buckley Jr. and Louis Lomax debate civil rights at the San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) gymnasium on December 10, 1965. Buckley is perhaps best known for the television show, Firing Line, which aired on PBS for 33 years. Lomax, a highly regarded African American journalist, author, and civil-rights activist, is known for for his twice weekly television show which aired in Los Angeles in the mid-1960s. CSUN University Digital Archives.

Buckley-Lomax Debate at San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN), December 1965 :: CSUN University Archives

Margarite Larre Amestoy (Mrs. Peter) on Rancho Los Encinos around 1906. In 1889, Domingo Amestoy bought the Rancho. This was the last time the 4,460 acre ranch was sold as a whole. In 1916, the Amestoy family sold 1,170 acres which would eventually become the community of Encino. Rancho Los Encinos. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Margarite Larre Amestoy (Mrs. Peter) on Rancho Los Encinos around 1906. In 1889, Domingo Amestoy bought the Rancho. This was the last time the 4,460 acre ranch was sold as a whole. In 1916, the Amestoy family sold 1,170 acres which would eventually become the community of Encino. Rancho Los Encinos. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

This is a view of what would be the site of new student housing south of Lassen Street on the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) campus, circa 1988.This photo was likely taken from the upper floors of the University Tower Apartments, which once stood at the northwest corner of Lassen and Zelzah Avenue. The dorms took the place of a large cornfield and an old baseball diamond.CSUN University Digital Archives.

View of construction site for new dorms, California State University, Northridge (CSUN), ca.

U.S. Vice President Hubert Humphrey speaking at San Fernando Valley State College, 1966. University Archives.

Vice President Hubert Humphrey speaking at San Fernando Valley State College, University Archives.

Dolores Huerta and other members of the United Farm Workers, Julian Nava Collection.

Dolores Huerta and other members of the United Farm Workers :: Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives, Julian Nava Collection

Class photograph in front of the Chatsworth school, circa 1900. Teachers: Mr. Maltly (in rear) and Miss Noyes (second from left). San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Class photograph in front of the Chatsworth school, circa Teachers: Mr. Maltly (in rear) and Miss Noyes (second from left).

Men and boys in front of Al Oliver's Barbershop located on the southwest corner of Everett Street and Wilson Avenue in Glendale, circa 1900. Glendale Central Public Library. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.

Men and boys in front of Al Oliver's Barbershop located on the southwest corner of Everett Street and Wilson Avenue in Glendale, circa Glendale Central Public Library.

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