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3 edition of History of Santa Cruz County, California found in the catalog.

History of Santa Cruz County, California

with biographical sketches of the leading men and women of the county, who have been identified with its growth and development from the early days to the present time.

by Edward Martin

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Published by Historic Record in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Santa Cruz County (Calif.) -- History.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination357 p.
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14013234M

    His whole life was spent in and around Santa Cruz County. From the Horse and Buggy days, to the invention of the automobile and the coming and going of the trains. He was still smithing from the back of an old pick-up truck well into his late 80's and telling stories of what life was like in the past Century, then the early 's and well into. The history of the lime industry in Santa Cruz County, California. Welcome to the Lime Kiln Legacies website.. Lime Kiln Legacies, published in May, , traces the history of lime making in Santa Cruz County, California, from to In the late s Santa Cruz was the most important lime manufacturing area in California.

    Santa Cruz County, California, officially the County of Santa Cruz, is a county on the Pacific coast of the U.S. state of of the census, the population was , The county seat is Santa Cruz. It was created in References. Santa Cruz, California Submit email request. The Superior Court will make identifiable judicial administrative records available upon request, unless the records are exempt from disclosure under Rule Records may be subject to the payment of a fee (see Fee Guidelines and subdivision (e) (4) of Rule ).

    In addition to beautiful scenery and a wide diversity of natural resources, Santa Cruz County is also rich in history. Historic resources in the unincorporated areas of the County are protected through the implementation of County Code Chapter - Historic Preservation. The first Miss California pageant, dubbed the Miss California Bathing Beauty Contest, was held in in Santa Cruz on the Boardwalk.. The popular Miss America Pageant had started in Atlantic City, New Jersey in , and local businessmen and politicians wanted to boost tourism and revenue by making Santa Cruz seem more like Atlantic City. In fact, the Santa Cruz Beach .


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History of Santa Cruz County, California by Edward Martin Download PDF EPUB FB2

History. Santa Cruz County was one of the original counties of California, created in at the time of statehood. In the original act, the county was given the name of "Branciforte" after the Spanish pueblo founded there in A major watercourse in History of Santa Cruz County county, Branciforte Creek, still bears this than two months later on April 5,the name was changed to Country: United States.

California became a state in and Santa Cruz County was created as one of the twenty-seven original counties. By the turn of the century logging, lime processing, agriculture, and commercial fishing industries prospered in the area.

Due to its mild climate and scenic beauty Santa Cruz also became a prominent resort community. Thu, Feb 27th - pm. James Riley, The Future King. Mon, Mar 2nd - pm. SEE ALL UPCOMING EVENTS > 20% Off Indie Bestsellers. Bookshop Santa Cruz Staff Recommendations.

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Fickel decided to research and publish a book of the history of Santa Cruz CountyRead more about A History:. Designated as a county inSanta Cruz County had an estimated pop-ulation ofpeople as of Not only is Santa Cruz County home to several natural wonders including amazing beaches, awe-inspiring redwood groves, and a gravity defying “Mystery Spot,” it is also.

History of Santa Clara County California by Sawyer, Eugene T. Publication date Topics Santa Clara County, California -- History, genealogy Publisher Los Angeles: Historic Record Co.

Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center. California Statewide Online Genealogy Records.

This chart shows links to statewide collections. To find links to collections California book lower jurisdictions (such as a county or town), go to Locating Online Databases.and can be searched free of charge at your local family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Holy City is an unincorporated community in Santa Clara County, considered a Utopian community in the s and s, it is now considered a ghost town. The town is located in the Santa Cruz Mountains, off State Route 17 on Old Santa Cruz Highway.

It is part of the Lexington Hills census designated ZIP code isand its area codes are. Articles on Santa Cruz County history, many with illustrations, are available here. The Santa Cruz Public Libraries is grateful to our local historians and their publishers for giving permission to include their articles.

The content of the articles is the responsibility of the individual authors. Monday, May 11 ( AM - AM) Location: Virtual Library Separation & Connection: Learn how local faith communities are holistically approaching the need to find meaningful connection while engaging in physical sits for this presentation are: John Leopold, Santa Cruz County Supervisor, First District Rev.

Eugene Bush, Santa Cruz Zen Center & Arcata. Maryanne Porter is a native of Santa Cruz, California, and a lover of history, urban legends, myths and the paranormal. She is the founder of Santa Cruz Ghost Hunters, a history and paranormal research team, and owner of Santa Cruz Haunted Tours, which will be taking its tours on location at the haunted "World Famous Brookdale Lodge" in its next venture.4/5(10).

Santa Cruz California Family History Center. From FamilySearch Wiki. Indefinite Film Collection-- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, including vital records, county records, court records, etc.

Book Collection - Reference use only; Databases and Software [edit. Our History Gateway to North America Santa Cruz County is located the southernmost central part of Arizona, bordering Mexico and serving as the gateway to North America's most important port of entry, Nogales, Sonora, Mexico.

While one of the state's smallest counties, Santa Cruz County is also one of Arizona's most diverse and interesting. Relief shown by shading.

Shows drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, township and section lines, ranchos, school districts, political townships, etc.

LC Land ownership maps, 40 Inset maps: Town of Valencia (Scale [ca. ,])--Capitola (Scale [ca. ,])--Town of Felton (Scale [ca. ,])Town of Aptos (Scale [ca. ,])--Fairview Park. Available also through the.

History The Awaswa and pre-contact period. Prior to the arrival of Spanish soldiers, missionaries and colonists in the late 18th century, Santa Cruz County was home to the Awaswas Natives. The misnomer Ohlone, while often used to describe the native people of the Santa Cruz area, is a generalized name for the many diverse groups that lived in the region stretching from San County: Santa Cruz.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection Full text of "History of Santa Cruz County, California".

County Government Center Ocean Street, Rm. Santa Cruz, CA Phone: () FAX: () Email: [email protected] He studied History at UC Santa Cruz, where he was introduced to fine book printing by William Everson and Jack Stauffacher. Inhe produced his first illustrated book on UCSC's Cowell Press. After traveling extensively in Europe and Africa, Killion returned to Santa Cruz in and founded his own Quail Press, where he published his.

Second District Supervisor Zach Friend. Zach Friend serves as Second District Supervisor for Santa Cruz County. The beautiful and diverse Second District includes the coastal communities of Aptos, La Selva Beach, Seacliff and Rio Del Mar, along with some of the most productive agricultural land in the country in the communities of Corralitos, Freedom and the.

The fascinating history of a brave railroad through the wild Santa Cruz Mountains comes alive in Derek Whaley's meticulous telling. The history of a largely forgotten railroad, yes, but the railroad's story is also very much the story of the region's history, fueled by lime quarries, a Powder Works and, of course, the majestic redwoods/5(14).

Historical Newspaper Index This is an index to newspapers published in Santa Cruz County, primarily the Santa Cruz Surf, Pacific Sentinel, Santa Cruz Sentinel, and Mountain Echo. Volunteers from the Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County create and maintain the Index and are responsible for the content.Photographic images of Santa Cruz County from the late s to the s.

Notable subjects include Santa Cruz architecture before and after the Loma Prieta Earthquake (), images of the Palomar Mural, as well as images from the family photograph collection of Alfred Hitchcock.Santa Cruz books are an important resource for not just those who are visiting and wish to navigate new terrain, but also for residents who may not know the history of their city.

Many book stores now carry extensive volumes detailing the history of Santa Cruz through the modern day, explaining how and why certain areas became what they are today.