San Diego County Place Names: A to Z

San Diego County Place Names: A to Z

by Leland Fetzer
     
 

From the earliest peoples of the county to the later settlers, each wave of immigration has left its mark on San Diego County in place names. From Spanish land grants, Mexican Ranchos, Indian Villages, and gold mines to family farms, tiny hamlets, and short-lived post offices - each has made a mark in history by putting a place name on a map. Here are over 1500 of

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From the earliest peoples of the county to the later settlers, each wave of immigration has left its mark on San Diego County in place names. From Spanish land grants, Mexican Ranchos, Indian Villages, and gold mines to family farms, tiny hamlets, and short-lived post offices - each has made a mark in history by putting a place name on a map. Here are over 1500 of these revealing portals into history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780932653734
Publisher:
Sunbelt Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Series:
Adventures in the Natural History and Cultural Heritage of the Californias Series
Pages:
170
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.47(d)

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