The History of La Canada Flintridge. Illustrations by Virginia Robertson


By: June Dougherty (1920-2011)

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N.P.: (La Canada Flintridge Historical Society [on label on front cover]), [1993].

Pamphlet. 4 3/8 x 3 1/8 inches. [vi], 31 pp. Maps, illustrations by Virginia Robertson throughout, index; text clean, unmarked. Dark Green cloth, color illustrated label on front cover, tabled end-papers, stitched pamphlet sewn into the cloth binding; binding square and tight, what appears to be the plain paper covers have paste residue and on the outside of the rear cover is written in ink "Slipcase, binding & end papers by Alice Vaughan." BO118-081. Very Good.

FIRST EDITION. June Dougherty was a long time La Canada Flintridge resident who moved to La Canada Flintridge in 1956 with her husband and 3 children. She was active in Pasadena's League of Women Voters, Descanso Gardens and the Lantern House. She compiled Sources of History - La Crescenta and authored: La Canada Flintridge, a small local history book used by school children. From the Glendale News-Press obituary, 2011. This book was published by the La Canada Flintridge Historical Society, which disbanded in 1999. Its records have been placed with The Lantern House Archives, which is part of the Lanterman House History Center and Archives and the Historical Society of the Crescenta Valley. This copy is in a special handmade binding by Alice Vaughan.

Title: The History of La Canada Flintridge. Illustrations by Virginia Robertson

Author Name: June Dougherty (1920-2011)

Edition: FIRST EDITION

Created: 1993

Country of Origin: United States

Illustrator: Virginia Robertson

Location Published: No Place, La Canada Flintridge Historical Society: 1993

Binding: Dark Green cloth, color illustrated label on front

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None, as issued

Size: Pamphlet. 4 3/8 x 3 1/8 inches

Type: Book

Categories: Books, California Local History

Seller ID: BO118-081

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