When I Think of Home: Images from L.A. ArchivesMain MenuIntroductionThe greater Los Angeles area is on the traditional lands of the Gabrielino/Tongva, Chumash, Fernandeño Tataviam and Yuhaaviatam/Maarenga’yam (Serrano) peoples. We acknowledge their presence here since time immemorial and recognize their continuing connection to the land, to the water and to their ancestors.L.A. FirstsMigration to Los Angeles in Pursuit of Health and HappinessThe Community and Cultural Enclaves of L.A.Los Angeles Architecture and LandscapesHistoric Home MuseumsContributorsChronologyMapping the ExhibitAcknowledgementsWhen I Think of Home: Images from L.A. Archives is the first digital History Keepers exhibit produced for the annual Archives Bazaar and would not have been possible without the collaboration of LAAS members and Archive Bazaar Exhibit subcommittee members.
Mirlo Gate Lodge Tower House
12020-09-30T15:39:01-07:00Curtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e310112This two story 508 sq. foot building in Palos Verdes Estates is a rare example of round stonemasonry. Built on the city parkland, it was originally a gatekeeper’s lodge but it was never used for this purpose. Photographer is unknown. Originally part of the Palos Verdes Homes Association. Architects include: Clarence E. Howard, S.C. Waters, Vernor X. Lyon.The architect, Clarence E. Howard, hired at the behest of the well-known Olmsted Brothers, designed a number of residential and commercial buildings in the City. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2019.plain2020-10-12T14:17:26-07:0011/01/1925Palos Verdes Library District, Local History CenterCopyright has not been assigned to Palos Verdes Library District, Local History Center.33.7986611,-118.3552804Palos Verdes Library District, Local History Center. Palos Verdes Homes Association Photo Collection, image 000032813Los Angeles, Calif.Curtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e
1term2020-10-05T17:18:53-07:00Suzanne Noruschatd5b4fb9efb1f1d6e4833d051ebc06907bb9dba64Palos Verdes Library District, Local History CenterLikhita Suresh3The Local History Center of the Palos Verdes Library District focuses on the social and cultural history of the Palos Verdes Peninsula from the early 1900s to the present. This fairly extensive collection includes rare books, photographs, maps, blueprints, loose-leaf materials, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, telephone books, and oral history interviews—all relating to the Palos Verdes Peninsula.structured_gallery2020-10-09T12:27:20-07:00Likhita Sureshfa36a2f3506609c5e2c064df653783c84fd35c54