Sid Gally

CURRENTLY WORKING ON:  Many things related to the greater Pasadena area.  Sid is a volunteer at the Pasadena Museum of History and a columnist for the Pasadena Star-News.

NEEDS INFORMATION ON/FOR:  His column entitled “Past on Parade,” which appears in the Pasadena Star-News.  Sid is always seeking out information (documents, photos, etc.) on the history of Pasadena

RECENT PRESENTATIONS:  He has done presentations on Professor Thaddeus Lowe and his Civil War ballooning adventures, gas manufacturing, and of course the mountain railway.  In addition, Sid has developed a talk on five famous Pasadena residents and their role in the development of Santa Catalina Island and a talk on ten unusual women he’s discovered in his research in the area.  The talk on Pasadena residents and their role in Santa Catalina Island has been given to the Westerners.