California History

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I love exploring California history. I was born in the state, and lived there 62 years. I left my heart in San Francisco. Maybe you can find it there, somewhere in Golden Gate Park. I own a California travel and history blog: http://journeycalifornia.com

Linda Jo Martin, Book Lady
Vintage Disneyland Opening Day Footage - July 1955 Celebration with Walt Disney & Art Linkletter. I was born on July :) Old Disney, Disney Love, Disney Magic, Disney Art, Walt Disney World, Disney Stuff, Disneyland Opening Day, Disneyland Photos, Vintage Disneyland

Vintage Disneyland Opening Day Footage - July 17, 1955 Celebration with Walt Disney, parade

Visit http://www.InsideTheMagic.net for more fun from Disneyland! On July 17, 1955, Disneyland first opened its doors to the public as thousands of excited D...

“A treasure trove of local pictures from a 100 years ago released by Panama Pacific Expo, San Francisco Places In California, California History, Vintage California, Southern California, Vintage Architecture, Sacred Architecture, Historical Architecture, Neoclassical Architecture, Beautiful Architecture

What San Francisco looked like 100 years ago

1915 was a big year in San Francisco’s history. Less than a decade after the 1906 earthquake and fire gutted the city, San Francisco had already rebuilt in spectacular fashion. The crown jewe…

Old stamp mill in Greenhorn Park, Yreka, CA. Yreka California, California History, Gold Mining Equipment, Gold Prospecting, Book Review Blogs, Milling, You Working, Country Living, Just Love

Focus is Over-Rated: Just Love Your Work

Focus has become an over-rated buzzword. We don't need to focus on being focused. We just need to do it by getting started.

Juana Maria Better-than-Nothing: The Strange Tale of the Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island Woman Skirts lost woman of san nicolas cormorant skirt Native American Photos, Native American Tribes, Native American History, Native Indian, First Nations, A Team, In This World, Nativity, Lost

Scott O'Dell Tribute: For the Author of Island of the Blue Dolphins - Literature For Kids

This Scott O'Dell tribute is my way of showing appreciation to a writer of children's adventure novels who helped shaped my love for reading and writing.

On the September 14 th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with award winning journalist Elias Castillo about his new book Cross of Thorns: The California Missions, California History, California Travel, Golden Gate Park, You Call, New Books, The Darkest

Your Call: The dark history of California missions

On the September 14 th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with award winning journalist Elias Castillo about his new book Cross of Thorns: The

A massive storm on the Pacific coast of the US opened up a sea that stretched through much of the central part of California. And it looks like the state is due for another mega flood. For 45 days, from late 1861 to. Underground Tour, California Drought, California History, Southern California, Central Valley, Scientific American, Extreme Weather, Pacific Coast, Pacific Northwest

California Megaflood: Lessons from a Forgotten Catastrophe

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

Photo by Dorothea Lange . California Historic Route 66 Association: Route 66 at Needles, Ca - 1936 Migrants from Oklahoma entering California. California History, Texas History, California Travel, Historic Route 66, Golden Gate Park, Short Stories, Oklahoma, Usa, Dorothea Lange

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California Historic Route 66 Association: Route 66 at Needles, Ca - 1936 Migrants from Oklahoma entering California. "66 is the path of a people in...

Carrie Stevens Walter worked with Andrew Hill on the surveying committee that would help create Big Basin Redwoods SP. She would serve as the secretary of the Sempervirens Club. California History, California Travel, Big Basin Redwoods, Carrie Stevens, Santa Cruz Mountains, Golden Gate Park, Old Trees, Explore, Plants

Sempervirens Club - formed to save old growth redwoods in the area now known as Big Basin, in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history. California Missions, California History, California Travel, History Of Santa, Golden Gate Park, Small Buildings, Facade, Documentaries, Survival

Santa Cruz, CA Mission and Community History - Journey! California

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history.

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history. Alta California, California Missions, California History, California Travel, History Of Santa, Early Explorers, All In The Family, Pacific Coast, American History

Santa Cruz, CA Mission and Community History - Journey! California

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history.

Read "The Ohlone Way Indian Life in the San Francisco-Monterey Bay Area" by Malcolm Margolin available from Rakuten Kobo. Two hundred years ago, herds of elk and antelope dotted the hills of the San Francisco-Monterey Bay area. Find Your Spirit Animal, Art Auction Projects, Native American Tools, San Francisco Chronicle, California History, Monterey Bay, Bay Area, Nonfiction, This Book

Santa Cruz, CA Mission and Community History - Journey! California

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history.

Mission Santa Cruz - this is one of the locations in the novel I wrote in The novel is titled "Perfection" . it is, thus far, unpublished. California History, California Travel, History Of Santa, Golden Gate Park, Holy Cross, Have Time, Novels, Journey, Museum

Santa Cruz, CA Mission and Community History - Journey! California

The history of Santa Cruz, California, and the Santa Cruz Mission, including the mission's impact on Native American Ohlone history.

Happy Camp, CA is a small unincorporated town in the Klamath-Siskiyou Mountains of Northern California 70 miles west of Yreka and 120 miles east of Eureka and the California coastline. I've been here thirteen years, and enjoy living in this little. Places In California, California History, California Travel, Northern California, Moving To Washington State, Klamath River, Us Forest Service, Indian Creek

Klamath River Highway, Northern CA Highway 96 - Journey! California

Klamath River Highway, Highway 96 in Northern CA by the Klamath River runs from i5 to Willow Creek, CA through the Klamath National Forest.

This Siskiyou County gold display was in the lobby of the courthouse, but was stolen by two thieves on They are in prison, but the gold is still missing and will probably never be seen again. California History, California Travel, Northern California, Golden Gate Park, Gold Rush, Prison, The Past, Places To Visit, Display

Yreka - Siskiyou County Gold Town - Journey! California

Yreka, CA is a historic gold rush town in far-northern California. Rich with history, there are traces of the past for sightseeing treks.

Historic Photograph of a Miner Street Building in Yreka, CA California History, California Travel, Northern California, Golden Gate Park, Gold Rush, Trek, The Past, Photograph, Journey

Yreka - Siskiyou County Gold Town - Journey! California

Yreka, CA is a historic gold rush town in far-northern California. Rich with history, there are traces of the past for sightseeing treks.