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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29XE_historic-havilah_Havilah-CA.html
First County Seat for Kern County 1866 - 1874
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29X6_havilah_Havilah-CA.html
County Seat Kern County 1866 - 1873
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29WY_ltcuntadun_Redcrest-CA.html
Ltcuntadun is the name given to this place by the native Sinkyone-Lolangkok people. For hundreds of years they celebrated the river's abundant salmon, lamprey and steelhead. In 1876, a ferry crossed the river here. The town of Dyerville, named …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29W2_hay-building_Bakersfield-CA.html
The Hay Building was initially constructed in the Victorian architectural style in 1894 for the Dinkelspiel brothers, Emile (1852-1906) and Louis (1854-1906). Dinkelspiel Brothers operated as a "Store of Fashionable Merchandise" at groun…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29W1_site-of-bakers-field_Bakersfield-CA.html
In 1863 Col. Thomas Baker settled on the site of the present City of Bakersfield and fenced a ten-acre plot of alfalfa. This became known as Baker's Field where travelers through the area camped with their stock for protection from marauding outla…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29W0_southwestern-law-school_Los-Angeles-CA.html
Los Angeles in the Art Deco Age Los Angeles leapt into the modern era on September 26, 1929. At nine o'clock that morning, the doors of Bullock's Wilshire opened to gasps of amazement. Here was the first department store in the country to be des…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VZ_neutra-studio-and-residences_Los-Angeles-CA.html
Neutra Studio and Residences has been designated a National Historic Landmark. This property possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America. The Neutra VDL Demonstration Studio and Res…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VY_the-oxnard-pagoda_Oxnard-CA.html
The pagoda was built in 1910 to house the pump which supplied water for irrigating the park. It was designed by architect Alfred J. Priest and built by Thomas H. Carroll, contractor. In 1911 the roof was raised to provide room for the band platfor…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VA_mother-ditch-and-the-history-slugs_Los-Angeles-CA.html
All California State Parks must have either unique physical or historical assets. In 2000, the fate of this State Park hung partially on the question of whether physical traces of history could really be found here. The game-changing evidence was …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V9_crites-building_Bakersfield-CA.html
The Crites Building was designed by Bakersfield architect Benjamin McDougall (1865-1937) of McDougall Brothers of San Francisco and constructed as a two-story retail business by Charles J. Lindgren Company of San Francisco in 1900 for John Barthol…
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