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

Administrative buildings and sound stages of Universal Studios in Universal City

Universal City

A neighborhood founded in 1915 in the southeastern part of the San Fernando Valley between Glendale and Studio City. It is the location of Universal Studios, founded by movie mogul Carl Laemmle. It no longer has residents.

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