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SAN DIEGO and ARIZONA EASTERN By wayne scarpaci
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This volume presents a reference of the motive power and equipment of the San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railway 1906-1977. The 144 miles of the SD&AE operated from the cool tidewaters of San... More > Diego Bay to a Southern Pacific connection on the scorching sands at Yuma Arizona The trains ran through stark, desolate desert scenery and over the rocky Laguna Mountains. Giving this route a unique majesty and beauty that rivaled the most scenic lines in North America.The primary focus of this volume is an in depth review of the steam locomotives, motor cars, and rolling stock of this little known railroad. A complete history of each of the engine is presented. As is an overview of leased Southern Pacific steam and diesel power. companies. Operation of the railroad over the years of 1919-1977 is documented. The book is lavishly illustrated with 24 original full color paintings by the author and over 250 black and white and color photographs. Included are the official SD&AE 1929 and 1943 locomotive and tender diagrams.< Less
San Diego: The Unconventional Travel Guide By Francis Garcia
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Picture yourself relaxing on a sandy beach while your kids run and jump in the waves. Maybe you'll decide to scoot over to Mexico for lunch, visit with the Panda bears, or spend the afternoon riding... More > a scenic trolley. Can't decide which of these vacation activities sound most appealing? Experience it all with a San Diego vacation. Discover everything you need to know by grabbing a copy of this ebook today.< Less
Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego: A History of Service and Education for Catholic Youth By Dr. John Franey
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Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego: A History of Service and Education for Catholic Youth shares the rich history of Catholic schools in the Diocese of San Diego. The book delves into the... More > growth of Catholic education from its earliest inception in the 1700s through the modern era. The book engages in a deep examination of the orders of religious sisters who served in Catholic schools and includes a detailed look at every Catholic K-8 school, high school, and university in the diocese's history.< Less
El Cajon Cemetery, San Diego County, California By San Diego Genealogical Society
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Prefaced with a history of El Cajon Cemetery, this book contains an alphabetical listing of all known burials at El Cajon Cemetery in San Diego County, California from the late 1880s through June... More > 2007. Each entry contains name, birth date, death date, death place, burial date, burial location within the cemetery and gravestone (if there is one) inscription. In addition to information for the almost 8,900 burials, details from pre-need gravestones set in the cemetery are included.< Less
El Cajon Cemetery, San Diego County, California By San Diego Genealogical Society
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Prefaced with a history of El Cajon Cemetery, this book contains an alphabetical listing of all known burials at El Cajon Cemetery in San Diego County, California from the late 1880s through June... More > 2007. Each entry contains name, birth date, death date, death place, burial date, burial location within the cemetery and gravestone (if there is one) inscription. In addition to information for the almost 8,900 burials, details from pre-need gravestones set in the cemetery are included.< Less
SAN DIEGO PANAMA-CALIFORNIA EXPOSITION SOUVENIR BOOK 1915. By I. L. Eno
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This is a classic reprint of the pictorial souvenir book, of the Panama-California Exposition held in San Diego, between January 1, 1915, and January 1, 1917.
History of California By Helen Elliott Bandini
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The history of California can be divided into: the Native American period; European exploration period from 1542 to 1769; the Spanish colonial period, 1769 to 1821; the Mexican period, 1821 to 1848;... More > and United States statehood, which continues to this present day.California was settled from the North by successive waves of arrivals during the last 10,000 years. It was one of the most culturally and linguistically diverse areas in pre-Columbian North America. After contact with Spanish explorers, most of the Native Americans died out from European diseases.After the Portolà expedition of 1769–70, Spanish missionaries began setting up 21 California Missions on or near the coast of Alta (Upper) California, beginning in San Diego. (Lower California has always been part of Mexico.) Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_California Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
BEACH & COUNTRY GUILD, RANCHO SANTA FE, CA., FOUNDER GLADYS HERSHEY IRWIN By An Irwin Family History Book
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Beach & Country Guild, Rancho Santa Fe, CA. Founder: Gladys Hershey Irwin. THE BEGINNING – 1968 - 1988. How often is an organization founded to promote good works still going strong after... More > 48 years? Gladys Hershey Irwin did just that and more. This booklet covers the early history of the Beach and Country Guild of the United Cerebral Palsy Association as written in 1988. The organization continues to grow larger with each passing year. This History was published in 1988 in a San Diego Newspaper: “The Beach & Country Guild of the United Cerebral Palsy Association was founded in 1968, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Don Irwin in Rancho Santa Fe. Don, then President of the UCP San Diego, asked his wife, Gladys, to try to put together a fund raising group for the North County area. (See book for the balance of the story.) On Friday December 3, 2010, Gladys passed away in her 92nd year. She had been living in downtown San Diego, CA. Questions: email springcreekgator@embarqmail.com< Less
The Tragical History of Audrey Geisel By Charles Augustus Steen III
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EXTREAMLY BRIEF CHRONOLGY OF FACTS Wrote “The Pains of Being Pure at Heart” between January 8th-15th 1990. Received the Copyright TXu-500-969 on June 21st 1991. Receive letter from The... More > Institute of Children’s Literature signed C. Judith Brunstad on May 17th, 1992. Filed Civil Case 1:01-cv-0211 on FEBRUARY 22nd 2001. E-mailed Karl ZoBell a copy of THE TRAGICAL HISTORY OF AUDREY GEISEL on September 9th 2003. Was arrested by W.E. “SKIP” Stephenson on November 5th 2003. I foolishly took the advice of my attorney J. Tony Serra and plead guilty on March 2nd 2004 on the 100th anniversary of Dr. Seuss in San Diego (which happened to be Act II of the play). I had my criminal recorded expunged on February 12th 2006. I put the play on the The Someday Lunge in Portland Oregon on May 1st & 8th of 2007.< Less
Ducksnorts 2007 Baseball Annual By Geoff Young
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Since 1997, Ducksnorts (ducksnorts.com) has been the home of Geoff Young's insights and analysis of the San Diego Padres. Now his first book examines the organization in detail, featuring a recap of... More > the 2006 season; an in-depth look at the Padres' game of the year against Colorado on September 4, 2006; a retrospective of the Padres' 1998 World Series appearance and Tony Gwynn's 3000th hit; analysis of Kevin Towers' trades as Padres' GM; a look at the best by position through Padres' history; a deconstruction of pitching prospects; tips on how to succeed despite having limited resources, including the art of building a bullpen for cheap; and more. Featuring a foreword by Padres CEO Sandy Alderson, the Ducksnorts 2007 Baseball Annual will make an excellent companion for any fan of the Padres throughout the '07 season and beyond. It will also be of interest to general baseball fans who want to learn what makes one organization tick.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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