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CSUN Grad Student Memorializes Victims Of 1928 St. Francis Dam Disaster

CSUN Grad Student Memorializes Victims Of 1928 St. Francis Dam Disaster

A California State University, Northridge grad student announced the completion of a master’s thesis on the memorialization of the Santa Clarita Valley’s St. Francis Dam Disaster of 1928. Ann Stansell, of Los Angeles, an anthropology and public archaeology student, spent three years compiling her work, which has had a notable impact on Santa Clarita Valley history, according to a history ...

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Historic 1913 Newhall Schoolhouse Bulldozed By New Owner

Historic 1913 Newhall Schoolhouse Bulldozed By New Owner

Courtesy of SCVNews.com The new owner of a 1913 schoolhouse in Newhall bulldozed the remaining half of the property despite opposition from Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society officers, officials announced Saturday.  The 100-year-old, two-story wooden school building was located at 24514 Kansas Street next to Jimmy Dean’s on Lyons Avenue and was destroyed within the last eight to 10 days, according ...

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