It’s been a long time since I contributed an article to the Valley Relics Museum blog, but I’m excited to return! In 2015, I began archiving the museum’s collection of vintage postcards. Cheerful and often colorful, these cards have survived, saved in scrapbooks and collections, even long after the Valley motels, businesses and attractions they
Check out this map of the San Fernando Valley from 1923. Donated by Robert Aitchison.
Valley Relics Museum is proud to announce that we will be partners in the 1st annual Making Movies that Matter, a youth short film festival which connects mentors and students from Elementary to College within the San Fernando Valley. We are honored to be collaborating with Mitchell Englander, the Community Arts Partnership (Cal-Arts), the Department of Cultural Affairs,
Thank you to David Sonne for arranging this beautiful donation. Valley Relics has received a generous donation from award-winning actress, Susan Clark. The contribution to the archives spans her and her late husband’s (Alex Karras) entire careers, and includes signed film and television scripts from 17 different productions – most notably from hit sitcom, Webster,