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  • ... the natural resources around them, with the Los Angeles River supplying an ample lifeline of water, food, and shelter. Driven out of ... The Land of Forests Mark Acuna describes the LA River when it was once a great willow forest.   The ...
  • ... that once sat in the flood plain of the Los Angeles River where tribal leaders debated and shared stories. Today we are still ... This post is in support of Departures , KCET's oral history and interactive documentary project about ... some face-to-face social networking at Departures LA River StoryShare day . ...
  • ... of Huckleberry Finn? Well, neither is KCET.org's Departures : LA River . [scald=27167:kl_image_original_context] Ed. ...
  • ... diary is the first written description of the San Gabriel River . The Spanish would soon refer to the lush waterway as Río San Miguel ... the sierra, which is the same Sierra Madre de California." La Sierra de San Gabriel was also used as early as 1776, absorbing the name ...
  • The Tongva are part of the past, present, and future of the Arroyo Seco. ... Living Museum Sycamore Grove are collaborating with Departures Youth Voices to document their exploration of the area and develop ... at LFCSA to share some of the culture and history of the Tongva people and answer any questions they may have regarding the original ...
  • The Hahamog'na, a band of native Tongva people, settled alongside the Arroyo Seco from the confluence of the Los Angeles River through Elysian Valley, Highland Park, South Pasadena, and Glendale, to ... across the land. In Los Angeles he established the Mission San Gabriel Arcangel, the fourth of 21 missions in the state. For ...
  • ... - March 10, 2011 - This month kcet.org expands its Departures : L.A . River experience, where the Los Angeles ... Day of Service; and as part of FoLAR's 22nd Annual La Gran Limpieza, the Great L.A . River Cleanup. Event locations ...
  • I've written dozens of poems about the river . The poem recorded here is a culmination. ... River that flows from the rocks...   The Tongva , also known as Gabrielino, Indians had many villages along the rivers . Within the ecology were an ...
  • The story of the Tongva medicine woman that helped lead a revolt against the padres and the ... El Monte and El Monte. The material traces the arrival and departures of ethnic groups, the rise and decline of political movements, the ... recreation of an archway from the nearby San Gabriel Mission . Beneath the archway, the mission's abstracted floor plan is ...
  • We want to learn how you use the River so that our city officials can make an informed decision about how to ... beside it. But what about you? How do you use the L.A . River ? We want to learn how you use the River so that our city ... Quality Control Board , Council District #1 and KCET Departures thank you for your time and support. Herald-Express ...

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