December 22, 2018 in Family Life

The Story of the Van Schaack Family

The Story of the Van Schaack Family

The Story of the Van Schaack Family begins when Joyce and Jim meet in high school. In the fall of 1946 Jim joined the Army and trained at Fort Bragg in North Carolina, then was sent to Tokyo, Japan. Jim was assigned to the 1st Cav. Div. 8th. Cav. Reg. in Tokyo, Japan. Jim was then assigned to 8th Army Special Services and was sent to be director of A & R Athletics & Recreation at the Gohra Hotel in Gohra, Hakone, Japan. Jim returned home to his parents in Los Angeles in 1948 and started college. The Van Schaack’s

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December 22, 2018 in Family Life

Huge Rainstorm in Reseda California 1955

Huge Rainstorm in Reseda California 1955

A huge rainstorm hit Reseda California in 1955 and the Van Schaack’s neighborhood became a river. Streets and yards were flooded.

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December 22, 2018 in Family Life

The Van Schaack’s Reseda Home in 1958

The Van Schaack’s Reseda Home in 1958

Jim and Joyce Van Schaack’s wonderful Reseda home in Reseda, California in 1958. This video includes interior and exterior shots of their home.

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December 22, 2018 in Family Life

Jim and Joyce Van Schaack and Kids 1956-1957

Jim and Joyce Van Schaack and Kids 1956-1957

Jim and Joyce Van Schaack and kids, Lee Van Schaack and Dana Van Schaack having fun at their Reseda, California home between 1956 and 1957.

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December 22, 2018 in Family Life

Summer Fun with the Van Schaack Kids in 1956

Summer Fun with the Van Schaack Kids in 1956

The Van Schaack kids, Lee Van Schaack and Dana Van Schaack are having fun in the summer sun at their Reseda, California home in 1956. Dana is just over a year old and Lee is just over 4 years old. They certainly love one another.

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December 22, 2018 in Family Life

The Van Schaacks and Their Reseda Residence

The Van Schaacks and Their Reseda Residence

These are a series of videos taken of the Van Schaacks and the Van Schaack’s home in Reseda California before they moved to Granada Hills around 1958. They lived in Granada Hills until 1966 when Jim Van Schaack built them a new home in Tarzana, California.

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