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

W.P. Whitsett's Van Nuys tract office and headquarters, 1912

Van Nuys

A neighborhood established February 22, 1911 in the south-central San Fernando Valley between North Hollywood and Panorama City. It was named for Valley land owner Isaac Newton Van Nuys.

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