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California Testers- Visiting (1113)

Huell visits the Smith-Emery Company in Los Angeles. They have been in business since 1904 and their staff of inspectors and engineers put all sorts of construction materials through rigorous tests. 2004  

School Sidewalk- Visiting (1114)

The students and faculty at University High School in Los Angeles invite Huell to see the installation of rubber sidewalks on their campus. University High is the first school in the state to install a rubber sidewalk for the preservation of trees. 2004

Mammoths- California’s Gold (7001)

Huell Howser visits two locations to learn about California’s Ice Age history. At the George C. Page Museum in Los Angeles and at Sonoma Coast State Beach the Columbian Mammoths that once roamed our state come to life.  2004

Bikes- California’s Gold (6010)

A look at L.A.’s bike history with stops at the Pasadena Museum of History, a Sunday Morning ride back in time as Huell uncovers other important stops in LA’s Bike history.  2004

Shades of California – California’s Gold (119)

Shades of California was a statewide project developed by staff at the Los Angeles Public Library. Under their guidance, libraries throughout the state gathered cherished family photos from the public and amassed them in a special California State Library collection. Beyond the importance to family members, these photos have become a resource of great historical  Continue Reading »

Herald Examiner- Visiting (1109)

Huell gets a tour of the Herald-Examiner building in Los Angeles that closed in 1989, marking the end of William Randolph Hearst’s empire in Los Angeles. 2003  

Goat Restaurant- Visiting (1030)

Ever had goat meat while listening to jazz? Well follow Huell as he ventures up Glendale Blvd. and into a Haitian restaurant where every Saturday between three and six p.m., owner Tigeorges Lagueree prepares a goat delight for all those goat lovers in L.A. Tigeorges Chicken 309 N. Glendale Blvd. 213-353-9994 2003

Jefferson Park- Our Neighborhoods (8)

Huell visits Jefferson Park in South Central Los Angeles, one of “Our Neighborhoods”, home to great people and “authentic craftsman bungalows.” 2003

Augustus Hawkins-California’s Golden Parks (117)

Named in honor of Augustus F. Hawkins, who represented South Central Los Angeles from 1963 to 1991 in the U.S. House of Representatives, Augustus F. Hawkins Natural Park provides open space serenity in the heart of Los Angeles. It was once a cement pipe storage yard and is now an 8.5-acre state-of-the-art natural park which  Continue Reading »

Angelino Heights- Our Neighborhoods (3)

Huell tours one of Los Angeles historic neighborhoods, Angelino Hieghts. 2002