Rebecca Kuzins

Rookwood Vase

PMH Collection Policy Reflects Pasadena History

By Jeanette Bovard | September 7, 2016

Among the more than 10,000 objects in the Pasadena Museum of History’s collection is a silver-mounted vase donated by the Estate of Mary M. Pearson. The ceramic vase is adorned…

Arroyo Seco Parkway map

History of the Arroyo Seco Parkway Preserved in Museum’s Archives

By Jeanette Bovard | April 11, 2016

The Arroyo Seco Parkway was officially dedicated on Dec. 30, 1940 and opened to the public the next day — just in time to handle the crowd of motorists traveling…

The Arts & Crafts Origins of the Finnish Folk Art Museum

By Jeanette Bovard | December 9, 2012

Many people who’ve been to the Finnish Folk Art Museum assume this “tupa,” or Finnish-style farmhouse. was designed in authentic Scandinavian style. But in its earliest years the building was…