Monuments and memorials clippings 1890-1992.


Monterey Public Library. California History Room. Monuments and memorials clippings 1890-1992.

Monuments and memorials clippings 1890-1992.

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Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962 (person)

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Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 (person)

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Portola, Gaspar de. (person)

Portola was on the 1769 expedition which founded missions at San Diego and Monterey and served as the first Spanish governor of the Californias. From the description of DS, 1777 August 18 : Los Angeles. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 17738825 ...

Monterey Public Library. California History Room. (corporateBody)

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Fray Junípero Serra (1713-1784), of the College of San Fernando in Mexico, became president of the missions of Lower California in 1768 and in 1769 joined an overland expedition to San Diego. From the description of Letter: to Governor Felipe de Neve /by Junípero Serra, 1779 Sep17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702689206 From the description of Diary. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702689137 Franciscan missionary. From the description of Junípero Ser...

Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 (person)

Robert Lewis (later changed to "Louis") Balfour Stevenson was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on November 13, 1850. He attended the University of Edinburgh intending to become a civil engineer like his father, but ill health curtailed his studies and prompted him to travel to warmer climates. This inspired Stevenson to write stories, novels and essays about his travels. While in France he met American artist Fanny Osbourne. The two fell in love, and in 1879 Stevenson traveled to California, where he...

Monterey Women's Civic Club. (corporateBody)

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McReynolds, Paul 1903-1978 (person)

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Berthold, George C. (George Charles) (person)

First Newspaper in California (Monterey, Calif.) (corporateBody)

Bertold Memorial (Monterey, Calif.) (corporateBody)

Vietnam War Memorial (Carmel, Calif.) (corporateBody)

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Murray, J., (person)

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