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Estelle "Dodi" Burkhart Scrapbook Collection 048
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Box 1

[Loose photos]

Scope and Contents

Includes loose photos found in scrapbooks. Cross reference sheet inserted in scrapbook where applicable.
Box 1

Copies of addresses to the Local Agency Formation Commission ca 1971

Scope and Contents

Includes addresses by Thomas R. McCartin, President of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Advisory Council, Dorothy Le Conte, Co-Chairman of Save Our Coastline, and Joseph T. Barnett, Mayor of the City of Palos Verdes Estates. Addresses ask approval for of the incorporation request.
Box 1

Staff report for the Los Angeles County Local Agency Formation Commission 1971-08-18

Scope and Contents

Includes items for a special meeting held August 18, 1971 to discuss proposals for San Pedro Hills Incorporatin, Rancho Palos Verdes Incorporation, Rolling Hills Estates, Annexation 1971-1, and Rolling Hills, Flying Triangle Extension.
Box 1

[1962-1963] Scrapbook 1962-1963

General

Scrapbook cover unattached.

Scope and Contents

Includes photographs on page labeled "Ft. MacArthur Officers". Back of one photo has handwritten note, "Editorial 3/22/1962 Shrubbery Project #2859". Second photograph has stamped credits to the Army's Signal Section, Photographic Laboratory Branch, Pasadena Area Support Center. Also includes 1951 brochure entitled, "Palos Verdes College Presents Second Annual Peninsula Homes Tour".
Box 2

Book 3 1972-05-07-1973-05-23

Scope and Contents

Includes brochure entitled, The History of the 4th City Campaign, printed Spring 1972 by the Palos Verdes Peninsula Advisory Council, Save Our Coastline and the Steering Committee and Special Projects.
Box 3

Book 4 1973

Scope and Contents

Includes three page document called History noting historical dates and events starting in 1939 with the incorporation of the City of Palos Verdes Estates to May 1973 noting election day for the City of Rancho Palos Verdes set for August.
Box 4

Book 6 1975

Scope and Contents

Includes articles and photographs of move to former Nike Missile site, first City agenda (dated September 9, 1973), Bicentennial celebration, articles on farming and a memorial card for Fred W. Hesse.
Box 5

Book 7 1976

General

Scrapbook backcover missing.

Scope and Contents

Includes Bicentennial celebration program, articles and photos of the Fred Hesse Park dedication, and articles featuring early residents, Edna Roessler, Harry Phillips, Dorothy Le Conte, John Vanderlip, Ralph Jester, August Peukert, Walter Reese, Grace Armstrong, Lillian Throne, Harry Benedict, Annie Ishibash and Don Gales.
Box 6

Book 8 1977-1978

Scope and Contents

Includes articles on the formation of the Rancho De Los Palos Verdes Historical Society, photographs of the fourth anniversary celebration of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, and remarks by Ralph Jester at the dedication of La Venta Inn.