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

Mosque towers built to promote the new development of Girard, ca. 1924

Woodland Hills

A neighborhood founded in 1923 in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains between Tarzana and Calabasas. It was originally named Girard, for its founder and developer, Victor Girard. In 1941, residents renamed the community Woodland Hills.

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