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It's fun, free and only one day a year; Museums of the Arroyo Day

Join us for Museums of the Arroyo Day on Sunday, May 21, when six museums in Los Angeles and Pasadena open their doors — free of charge — from noon to 5 p.m., with last museum entrance at 4 p.m. 1,881 more words


The Startling Personal Finances of Professor T.S.C. Lowe

A bold entrepreneur and scientist, Thaddeus S.C. Lowe (1832-1913) made fortunes and lost them. It is almost the due date for filing 2016 income taxes, so some of us are taking a hard look at our saving and spending.  689 more words

History In The Early 1900s

Every Pack with a Prize Inside

Tennis cards, like baseball cards? Yes and no.

These are called cigarette cards. Not much bigger than a modern business card, these trade cards were a bonus in a pack of cigarettes. 207 more words

Places To Visit

“History Lit.” at Pasadena Museum of History

That inventive theatre company, Unbound Productions, presents a new staging of its 2012 hit History Lit., at the Pasadena Museum of History. As with its perennial fall favorite, … 710 more words