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    • pmh_Hawkins_19072_MLK at Friendship Bap Ch 2-28-1960
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Friendship Baptist Church (Pasadena, Calif.); African Americans -- California -- Pasadena; Church buildings -- California -- Pasadena; People -- California -- Pasadena;
    • On February 28, 1960, The Reverend Martin Luther King delivered a sermon at the Friendship Baptist Church. Photograph by J. Allen Hawkins; located in Pasadena Museum of History, Hawkins Collection (19072).
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    • pmh_C15-57a
    • Pasadena Motorcycle Club (Pasadena, Calif.); Motorcycle clubs -- California -- Pasadena; Central business districts -- California -- Pasadena; Old Town (Pasadena, Calif.); Raymond Avenue (Pasadena, Calif.); Facades -- California -- Pasadena; Men --...
    • Front: Pictured is the Pasadena Motorcycle Club in front of the Victor Marsh Block building (Architect - John Parkinson), located on the North East corner of Raymond Ave. and Green St. There are 32 bikes in the photograph and over 100 people. There...
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    • pmh_PHS 19-1a
    • Curtin, L. S. M. (Leonora Scott Muse); Children; Violin; Clothing and dress; Portrait Photography -- California -- Pasadena
    • This picture of Leonora was taken at Fort Monroe, Virginia when her mother Eva Scott Muse (Eva Scott Fenyes later) was still married to her first husband, Lieutenant William Sulivane Muse.
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    • pmh_PSN People - Browning, Elrader in LA criminal court
    • Browning, Elrader; African American men -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress -- California -- Pasadena; Criminals -- California -- Pasadena
    • Elrader "Ray-Ray" Browning in Los Angeles criminal court, 1982
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    • pmh_PHS 51-7
    • Curtin, L. S. M. (Leonora Scott Muse); Paloheimo, Y.A. (Yrjö Alfred); Paloheimo, Leonora Curtin; Eva Scott Fenyes Mansion (Pasadena, Calif.); Orange Grove Boulevard (Pasadena, Calif.); Landscape architecture -- California -- Pasadena; People --...
    • "Dedication June 10- 1970. In the garden Mrs. Thomas Curtin Mrs. Y. A. Paloheimo Consul Y. A. Paloheimo" - back of the photo. Back of the photo also has name Wilmer Pyle. This photo was taken during the dedication ceremony when Paloheimo family...
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    • pmh_PHS 51-2
    • Curtin, L. S. M. (Leonora Scott Muse); Paloheimo, Y.A. (Yrjö Alfred); Paloheimo, Leonora Curtin; Eva Scott Fenyes Mansion (Pasadena, Calif.); Orange Grove Boulevard (Pasadena, Calif.); People -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress --...
    • This photo was taken during the dedication ceremony when Paloheimo family donated the Fenyes estate to the Pasadena Historical Society as it was known then. The dedication took place in the gardens of Fenyes Mansion. Mrs. Curtin, Mrs. Paloheimo and...
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    • pmh_PSN-Pasadena Plaza-Exterior 8-19-92
    • Plaza Pasadena (Pasadena, Calif.); Signs and signboards -- California -- Pasadena; Commercial buildings -- California -- Pasadena; Storefronts -- California -- Pasadena; Shopping malls --California -- Pasadena;
    • The Plaza Pasadena, located on the East Colorado Boulevard, was a traditional suburban-style mall shoehorned into an urban space. The building was lauded after its opening in 1980 but, as time went by, increasingly came to be seen as an eyesore. ...
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    • PMH_JAH
    • Bakeries -- California; Bakers -- California
    • Photo of Rainier Oven Company; depicting a kitchen/bakery with the oven featured prominently in the photo. Man depicted in the photo is unknown. Nothing is given on the envelope that held the photo beyond the name of the company and year that the...
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    • PMH_JAH1005n1
    • Men -- California -- Pasadena; Women -- California -- Pasadena; Women -- Societies and clubs; Ceremonies and celebrations -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress -- California -- Pasadena; Portraits, Group -- California -- Pasadena; Order of...
    • Photo of Eastern Star Ceramony- No indication of what type of ceramony this is or name of the individuals in the photo itself. *Image itself is quite dark, and hard to make out features of people in photograph.
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    • pmh_BH-L-24-2
    • African Americans -- California -- Pasadena; Portrait Photography -- California -- Pasadena; People -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress -- California -- Pasadena; Woods, Dan;
    • Dan Woods, uncle of Benjamin McAdoo and brother of Carrie McAdoo
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    • pmh_C2-1-8
    • Canyons -- California -- Pasadena; Eaton Canyon (Calif.); Waterfalls -- California -- Pasadena; Pasadena (Calif.) -- Description -- Views
    • Photograph of the waterfall in Eaton Canyon.
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    • pmh_BH-L-24-5
    • Portrait Photography -- California -- Pasadena; People -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress -- California -- Pasadena; African American women -- California -- Pasadena; McAdoo, Carrie;
    • Carrie Woods was the husband of Booker McAdoo and the mother of Benjamin McAdoo. She assumed the McAdoo when she married. Photograph of a (watercolor?) portrait.
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    • pmh_BH-L-24-4
    • Portrait Photography -- California -- Pasadena; People -- California -- Pasadena; Clothing and dress -- California -- Pasadena; African Americans -- California -- Pasadena; McAdoo, Brooker;
    • Booker was the husband of Carrie Booker who ran McAdoo's grocery store. Photograph of a (watercolor?) portrait.
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    • pmh_B8f45
    • Men -- California -- Pasadena; Facades -- California -- Pasadena; W. Cole Cigars and Tobacco (Pasadena, Calif.); Signs and signboards -- California -- Pasadena;
    • Year and location (street) unknown. This is not a vintage print, and only shows a portion of the original negative.
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    • pmh_PHS15-1b
    • Fenyes, Eva Scott; Children -- New York (State)
    • "Eva Scott Aged 2 years from a Dagurrotype." - back of the photo. The photograph is on a metal plate and the cheeks are hand colored. Eva was born in New York City. She also went to school in the state of New York in the 19th century.
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    • pmh_MW13-11c
    • San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.); Trails -- California -- Pasadena; Wilson, Mount (Calif. : Mountain); Mountains -- California -- Pasadena; Trees -- California -- Pasadena; Mount Wilson (Calif.);
    • Caption on front of photograph: "half way house A GOOD PLACE TO LUNCH 1864"; witten on the back of photograph, in handwriting: "Benj Wilson's Half Way House. Built in 1864"
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    • pmh_H73-1
    • Hotels -- California -- Pasadena; Architecture, Domestic -- California -- Pasadena; People -- California -- Pasadena; Landscape architecture -- California -- Pasadena; Lake Vineyard House (Pasadena, Calif.)
    • Lake Vineyard House; Pasadena's first hotel at Marengo Avenue near Pleasant Street; John Griswold, propr. It was built and run by John Griswold who sold it to Isaac Banta in1880, and it became a private residence in 1884. Banta found that it was...
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    • pmh_S3-1
    • Schools -- California -- Pasadena;
    • First School in Pasadena. Orange Grove St.on Clapp property. Jennie Clapp first teacher
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    • pmh_C8f-1a
    • Church buildings -- California -- Pasadena; First Methodist Episcopal Church (Pasadena, Calif.); Church buildings -- California -- Pasadena
    • Photograph is of the First Methodist Church. This was the second church built in Pasadena. The building itself is rather rudimentary - one level, made of wood. It has some interesting decorative detail around the entrance and on the roof. There...
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    • pmh_C8-J-1b
    • First Presbyterian Church (Pasadena, Calif.); Church buildings -- California -- Pasadena; California Street (Pasadena, Calif.); Orange Grove Boulevard (Pasadena, Calif.); Streets -- California -- Pasadena; Grapes -- California -- Pasadena
    • Front: Photograph of the first church built in Pasadena - the First Presbyterian Church, located at W. California St. and Orange Grove Ave. The church was built in 1876 at a cost of $2,300. The design of the building is very simplistic. A gentleman...
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