When Zaddie Bunker turned 72, she earned herself a new nickname by breaking the sound barrier in an F-100 Super Sabre Air Force jet.
Adoring fans lined Palm Canyon Drive in 1936 waiting for the stars to arrive for the premiere of the film, “Camille” at Plaza Theatre in Palm Springs.
The Desert Air Hotel in Rancho Mirage was the brainchild of prominent Los Angeles architect Hank Gogerty, opening in 1951 and attracting Hollywood celebs.
The Redwood Pioneers moved from Rohnert Park in the mid-1980s to where Gene Autry’s major league Anaheim team trained to create the Palm Springs Angels.
In the village of Palm Springs, the women’s suffrage amendment took root as Desert Inn owner Nellie Coffman staffed the precinct.
Moe Berg wore a mask as a major league catcher, a perfect cover for his role as a spy during World War II, as shown in this new documentary.
Soldiers injured in the Pacific Theater could recover in the warm, sunny and dry climate of Palm Springs at the former El Mirador Hotel.
From the 1960s to ’70s, Palm Springs was busy indulging in a new outdoor recreational vehicle: Dune Buggies — ideal for off-roading in California.
Dinah Shore and George Montgomery built their first desert home in 1952 located in the old Movie Colony neighborhood of Palm Springs.
Once central to the Agua Caliente way of life, basket weaving is being revived among a new generation of Tribal members eager to keep the tradition alive.