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“MY CITY” George and Harriet Damon’s Christmas Card “Waiting for you at the garden gate.”

Courtesy of Susan Phelan and the Damon’s grandchildren.

Pasadena’s Commencement of High Schools at the Rose Bowl 1928 Until 2012, Pasadena’s high schools graduated at the Rose Bowl. After desegregation and the defunding of schools after Proposition-13, many withdrew their children from Pasadena’s public schools.

The Rose Bowl Myron Hunt was the architect of Pasadena’s Central Library, Huntington’s home, hotel, and hospital, Occidental College, and the Rose Bowl, which was envisioned the decade before, but grew in support at “My City.” The original 1924 stadium was open to the landscape of the Arroyo Seco.

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CONTENTS

PREFACE

INTRO

MY CITY 1916

MAIN ST.

TODAY

LESSONS

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"My City"  

"My City" tells the story of Pasadena’s City Beautiful Movement and the century that followed, exploring how this proven approach can be rev...

"My City"  

"My City" tells the story of Pasadena’s City Beautiful Movement and the century that followed, exploring how this proven approach can be rev...

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