252 historic places you can see in California.
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252 historic places you can see in California.

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Published by Trans-Anglo Books in [Los Angeles .
Written in English



  • California


  • California -- Guidebooks.

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SeriesGreat American history series
LC ClassificationsF859.3 .C7
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5919758M
LC Control Number64023507

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Get this from a library! Discover historic California: a travel guide to over 1, places you can see. [George Roberts; Jan Roberts] "The lookout offers an incredible view out over the city and along the hike you can also see some pretty magnificent celebrity homes--including Spielberg's." "If you continue up the Backbone Trail, you can easily get in 15+ miles roundtrip, as the trails and unpaved fire roads transition into Topanga State Park." A historic railroad town in Northern California, Dunsmuir – named after Alexander Dunsmuir, a coal baron from British Columbia – is a serene mountain retreat known for its peaceful ambience. Its location makes it a prime destination for lovers of the outdoors, as there are many adventures waiting to be had, from fishing to hiking to Beyond the most famous US cultural places, landmarks and monuments there’s many similar places to visit, including Bunker Hill Monument, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island to name but a few. We’re constantly expanding this list of Historic Sites in the United States and you can

  A minute ferry ride from San Francisco, California, takes visitors to Alcatraz Island. On this acre island, you can visit the former fort and federal prison, which is said to be one of the most haunted places in the , you can learn about military history   If you visit the town now, you’ll see many preserved buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, like the old Soda Works, Confidence Hall, or Church of Our Savior. While perhaps not as shiny as actual gold, the region struck figurative gold and is now rich in wine production in areas like Apple Hill and Pleasant Valley, known for The resource also must have written consent of the property owner; be recommended by the State Historical Resources Commission; and be officially designated by the Director of California State # and above are automatically listed in the California Register of Historical s interested in nominating a property to the California Historical Landmarks program ?page_id=   San Diego was established as California’s first Spanish mission in , and visitors today can see some of the city’s preserved buildings in the Old Town historic district. The modern downtown pulses with shopping, dining and entertainment as well as points of interests like the San Diego Maritime Museum, which houses a collection of

  You can visit the simple headwaters in Mt Shasta city, and many people believe it even has healing properties. Solano County. Jelly Bean Factory. The Jelly Bean Factory in Fairfield is a fantastic spot for the whole family. You can just stop by and sample some of the most popular flavors, or you can take a tour and see how the famous candies   Venturesome hikers can explore more than a dozen trails ranging from easy to strenuous, which meander their way through the deep, rugged canyons. Nevada City California. Nevada City got its start during the gold rush and is rich in history from that time. There are several sites that are on the National Register of Historic ://   California is a state where you can shake hands with Mickey Mouse and touch an Orca whale in the same day. You can admire the beauty of gigantic redwoods before witnessing one of the most hostile natural landscapes in the world. The Golden state is certainly not short of memorable experiences, here is our list of the best things to do in   From the top, you can see as far out as the San Francisco Bay and Alcatraz Island. The Art Deco tower was built in , paid for by Lillie Hitchcock Coit to help beautify the city. The interior features 27 fresco murals created mostly by local students from the California School of Fine ://