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VINTAGE PHOTOS


Northridge real estate map circa 1935


Contractor For Stanwyck and Marx Homes
Charles Nielsen circa 1937
Photo courtesy of Marie Eason, daughter of C. Nielsen

Charles Nielsen with his children
Charles Nielsen with his children Marie and John
Marwyck Ranch 10127 Reseda Blvd. Northridge
Photo Courtesy of Rhonda Mohr
Circa 1937

Photos of Barbara Stanwyck home and Marwyck Ranch:
a thoroughbred breeding ranch circa 1937



Hanover Handicap at Aqueduct on June 17, 1932
Blind Bowboy wins with The Nut coming in second.

Mark Garnev up on The Nut, owner G. Bostwick up on Blind Bowboy.
Garnev inducted into Racing Hall of Fame in 1969.
Photo Courtesy of Keeneland/Cook, Keeneland Library–Lexington, Kentucky

The Nut Horse
The Nut
Photo Courtesy of Keeneland/Cook, Keeneland Library - Lexington, Kentucky

Blind Boy and The Nut Horses
The Nut and Blind Bowboy
Hanover Handicap at Aqueduct on June 17, 1932.
Photo Courtesy of Keeneland/Cook, Keeneland Library

Saxon Ellis Horse
Saxon at Saratoga with G. Ellis up. Date Unknown
Saxon ran at Saratoga in 1926 and 1927.
Photo Courtesy of Keeneland/Cook, Keeneland Library - Lexington, Kentucky

Marwyck Ranch History Poster

Photos of Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor circa 1939


Oakridge Estate aerial map circa 1952

Jack Oakie


Jack Oakie in his den

Photos below courtesy of California Thoroughbred Breeding Association, Arcadia, CA

Marwyck Ranch Renamed Northridge Farms, circa 1950


Original home of Zeppo and Marion Marx. Remodeled in 1953 for J. H. Ryan, owner of Northridge Farms. Photo by Bob Hopper


L) Resedea Blvd. entrance to Northridge Farms. Photo by Bob Hopper 1951. R) View of Northridge Farms pasture from the J. H. Ryan home. Photo by Bob Hopper 1953.

Historic Aerials


UCLA Department of Geography, The Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Spence Air Photo Collection

San Fernando Valley - Balboa Boulevard looking west to Chatsworth and Devonshire Downs near center. Directly above it is Northridge Farms, Formerly Marwyck Ranch. 1958.

Used with permission copyright UCLA Department of Geography

UCLA Department of Geography, The Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Spence Air Photo Collection

Aerial of Marwyck Ranch and Santa Susana Mountains Looking North 1939.

Used with permission copyright UCLA Department of Geography

UCLA Department of Geography, The Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Spence Air Photo Collection

Huntsinger Turkey Farm and Marwyck Ranch Training Track looking north to Ranch with Barbara Stanwyck and Zeppo Marx homes on Devonshire Street. 1937

Used with permission copyright UCLA Department of Geography


UCLA Department of Geography, The Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Spence Air Photo Collection

Stanwyck, Marx, and guest house at northern edge of Marwyck Ranch on Devonshire St. looking east to Reseda Blvd. 1937

Used with permission copyright UCLA Department of Geography


UCLA Department of Geography, The Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Spence Air Photo Collection

View of northern portion Marwyck Ranch, Stanwyck and Marx homes looking north to Santa Susana Mountains. 1937

Used with permission copyright UCLA Department of Geography

1952 Aerial Photo of Marwyck Ranch / Northridge Farms


Close up of article:


Due to additional historic research, this article should state Harry S. Hart not William Hart


 

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