Frank Zappa's father Francis was working at
Edwards Air Force Base in the 1950's, near Lancaster, California...
...the family lived here in about 1957.
Address: 45438 Third Street East, Lancaster, CA
The Zappas lived close to the Vliet family, i.e., the boyhood home of Captain Beefheart.
Address: 44123 Carrolside Ave, Lancaster, CA
A short distance from home FZ attended Antelope Valley High School at
44900 North Division Street, Lancaster, CA
AV High Ground Plan.
The oval structure at left is the football stadium coming up in the next photo.
"Home of the lopes" (for Antelopes) football team.
Mural painting at AV High School
FZ attended harmony course at Antelope Valley Junior College,
possibly at this modernized location in Lancaster.
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