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.
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.
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.