San Fernando Valley History Digital Library
California State University Northridge

Oviatt Library

Dedication of "Welcome to Arleta" sign sponsored by the Arleta Chamber of Commerce, 1994

The Topango Service Station in Topanga Canyon, early 1910s.


A neighborhood established in 1839 in Topanga Canyon in the Santa Monica Mountains. "Topanga" was the Tongva Indian name for the area.

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