Glendale, 1940-2000 by Juliet M Arroyo
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Glendale, 1940-2000
By Juliet M Arroyo

Glendale, 1940-2000

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Glendale, 1940-2000 by Juliet M Arroyo

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The Second World War changed Glendale in the same way that it overhauled many cities in Southern California, with new war-related industries requiring more workers in bigger facilities. Many men and women of the armed forces decided to make Glendale their home after the war. The population stabilized in the 1960s, but a new wave of development swept through Glendale as it became surrounded by freeways, as the Galleria mall was built, and as Brand Boulevard became a center of commerce. The city's cultural composition also changed when more Latinos, Armenians, Asians, and other distinct peoples began to make Glendale home, boosting Los Angeles County's third most populous city over the 200,000 brink. The year 2006 marked the city's centennial and the bicentennial of Jose Maria Verdugo's Rancho San Rafael, from which the city grew.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780738531076
ISBN-10: 0738531073
Format: Paperback / softback
(236mm x 170mm x 9mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Publish Date: 10-May-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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