ABOVE: Pacific City Hall remains standing today at 122 Main Street, in its new life as Mangiamo's Gelato Caffe. It was a cash grocery and.
You can help save Huntington Beach history, now considered significant American history. Be an underwriter to the amazing story of Historic Wintersburg in Huntington Beach! Go to https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-historic-wintersburg
Look what's up in the Main Street Library in Huntington Beach: a rare glimpse into our pioneer history! Read more at http://historichuntingtonbeach.blogspot.com/2014/10/new-historical-photography-displayed-at.html
Did you know the National Trust for Historic Preservation is interested in Huntington Beach? Read about a couple recent visits at http://historichuntingtonbeach.blogspot.com/2014/08/the-national-trust-for-historic.html
Read about Huntington Beach's 100 Years of Surfing at http://historichuntingtonbeach.blogspot.com/2014/06/1914-to-2014-huntington-beach-surfing.html This photo was taken almost 100 years ago, in 1915! Photo from the City of Huntington Beach archives.
New photography exhibit at Huntington Beach's Main Street Library about Historic Wintersburg history! Want to know what this group of Ocean View Grammer School students were doing in 1929? Read about it at http://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2014/10/historic-wintersburg-photography.html
Help save rare American history! Go to Historic Wintersburg's Indiegogo page for VIDEOS and information about the plan: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-historic-wintersburg
How would the preservation and adaptive reuse plan for Historic Wintersburg affect Huntington Beach's Oak View neighborhood? It would be transformative! More at http://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2014/08/the-history-of-wintersburg-village.html
Historic Wintersburg was named one of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places by the National Trust for Historic Preservation! Read more about the announcement at http://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2014/07/americas-11-most-endangered-2014.html
The Huntington Beach pier before it was blown down in 1911. Re-opening the pier in 1914 and how Wintersburg's Japanese American community played a role, http://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2014/06/rebuilding-pier-in-1914.html
Our country's premier experts in America's cultural heritage named us one of the 11 Most Endangered Historic Places! Read more: http://historicwintersburg.blogspot.com/2014/06/national-trust-announces-americas-11.html
The Methodist tent city at Huntington Beach (then Pacific City), circa 1900. The annual gathering was attended by hundreds, bringing visitors to the shore. Huntington Beach and the Gospel Swamp area nearby attracted many tent revival groups. Photo, City of Huntington Beach archives.