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Southern & Central California Atlas & Gazetteer

By: Delorme Publishing Company

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Langenscheidt Publishing Group / DeLorme:

Edition: 7

Seller ID: 332854


Southern & Central California Atlas & Gazetteer is designed for travelers who want topographic map detail showing hiking trails, campgrounds, and more. Contains a guide to state and national parks, recreation areas, and historic sites. Comprehensive index. View more info

What I Saw in California

By: N/A

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Stackpole Books:

Seller ID: 761189


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City of Saints

By: N/A

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Stackpole Books:

Seller ID: 762304


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Days of Gold

By: N/A

Price: $14.96

Publisher: California Princeton Fulfillment Services:

Seller ID: 206223


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The Civil War Veterans of San Diego: Including Citations to Genealogical Research Sources in San Diego, California

By: Barbara Palmer

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: P3580


A study was conducted to indentify Civil War veterans who migrated to San Diego, California, after the war. Nearly 2,000 veterans were identified, mostly Union veterans from the Northern States. For example: 281 were born in New York, 251 in Ohio, 172 in Pennsylvania, and 112 in Indiana. The book includes tombstone inscriptions and cemetery office records for the veterans and their wives, where available. Veteran intake records for the Heintzleman and Datus Coon G.A.R. p... View more info

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Family History Research in San Diego, California

By: Barbara Palmer

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: P4115


This guide to sources of genealogical information in the San Diego area includes libraries, archives, historical societies and government entities with birth, marriage, property, tax, census, hospital, death, probate, coroner, and other records; as well as books, photographs and other items of genealogical interest. Addresses, phone numbers and hours of operation for these facilities are included. The book also provides the names of some early Hispanic founders of San Di... View more info

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We Remember... the stories of courage and heroism, triumph and tragedy, from the men and women who served their country during World War II from the Antelope Valley, California

By: Dayle L. DeBry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D3182


The Antelope Valley is located in the Southern California high desert, in the western portion of the Mojave Desert, approximately sixty miles northeast of Los Angeles. Military use of the northern Antelope Valley began in 1933 when Colonel Henry "Hap" Arnold, Commander of March Field at Riverside, transferred a small detachment of men to the area to set up a small bombing and gunnery range. The base was in full swing by the end of 1941 and known as Muroc Gunnery ... View more info

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German Pioneers in Early California: Erwin G. Gudde's History

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: T1822


California has more German-Americans than any state in the Union, according to the 1990 U.S. Census. Close to five million Californians claim German heritage. This translates into roughly 17% of the state's population. View more info

Potter’s Field: The Chanate Historical Cemetery in Santa Rosa, California

By: Jeremy D. Nichols

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: N5010


This book tells the story of the old Sonoma County Cemetery, a place of burial for those who had no family, friends, or money to provide for themselves. "Pauper" cemeteries like this one also served as one of few places where disadvantaged groups could bury their dead; in nineteenth-century California the Chinese were such a group. The history of the cemetery and its eventual abandonment, rediscovery, and restoration is followed by a biographical list of burials ... View more info

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A Mexican-American Family of California: In the Service of Three Flags

By: John Schmal and Jennifer Vo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: S2448


The eleventh-generation Californian Jennifer Vo and the historian John P. Schmal have collaborated in the production of this multi-generational epic about a pioneer California family. In 1781, Luis Quintero, a poor, middle-aged African-Mexican tailor from Sonora, Mexico, and his family (plus ten other families) founded El Pueblo de Nuestra la Reina de Los Angeles del Rio Porcioncula. The founding of Los Angeles, California, was a well-planned strategic move made by Spa... View more info

Births, Deaths and Marriages on California's Mendocino Coast, Volume 4, 1930-1939

By: Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society

Price: $52.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M0937


This volume of abstracts continues where Volume Three left off and covers births, deaths and marriages gleaned from the Fort Bragg Advocated and News, 1930 through 1939. Birth announcements typically include birthdate, location, father's name and residence, but in certain cases the child's name, the mother's maiden name, and other information about the birth are also given. Death notices give the deceased's name, date of death, and place of residence, but often also give... View more info

Births, Deaths and Marriages on California's Mendocino Coast, Volume 5, 1940-1949

By: Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M1101


Continues the series. Also includes a military section. View more info

Births, Deaths and Marriages on California's Mendocino Coast, Volume 6, 1950-1959

By: Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society

Price: $61.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M1289


Items from the Fort Bragg Advocate - News - Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society. This volume, the sixth in a series, chronicles the births, deaths and marriages from 1950 through 1959 in one of California's more remote and beautiful counties. Like the previous volumes, this is divided into three sections, each of which is arranged alphabetically. Birth announcements give the infant's name, weight, hospital, date of birth, and father's name and residence. Death notices g... View more info

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Births, Deaths and Marriages on California's Mendocino Coast, Volume 7, 1960-1969

By: Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M1436


Continues the series. Items from the Fort Bragg Advocate-News. View more info

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Births, Deaths and Marriages on California's Mendocino Coast, Volume 8, 1970-1979

By: Mendocino Coast Genealogical Society

Price: $53.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M1681


This volume, the eighth in a series, chronicles the births' deaths and marriages from 1970 through 1979 in one of California's more remote and beautiful counties. The decade of the Seventies was both nationally and locally turbulent. The failed war in Vietnam, disillusionment with national leadership and a greater awareness of human impact on the environment were reflected in California's leadership in such things as banning the use of certain pesticides, requiring envir... View more info

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War with Mexico, 1846-1847: Doniphan's Expedition and the Conquest of New Mexico & California

By: William Elsey Connely

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: C1461


This engrossing historical narrative provides a detailed account of one of the most significant campaigns of the Mexican War. In June of 1846, under orders from Gen. Stephen Kearny, Col. Alexander Doniphan led the 1st Regiment of Missouri Mounted Volunteers on an extended 3,600 mile march into contested territory. This expedition took the Army of the West from Ft. Leavenworth to Santa Fe, and then through to Chihuahua, Saltillo and Matamoras, Mexico, with decisive Americ... View more info