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California
Alameda
Nike Missile Site
near Marin Headlands Visitor Center
MAIL 879 Walnut Street
Alameda CA 94501
Phone
Web Site http://www.nikemissile.org/
E-mail mailto:webmaster@nikemissile.org
Alt Web http://www.nps.gov/goga/nike/index.htm
Description former missile launch site in Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Military
Owner/Operator: Nike Historical Society
New or Updated: 06/07/2003
 

  Barstow

  Calico Early Man Site

  I-15 Mineola exit

  MAIL Friends of CEMS, 2024 Orange Tree LN,

  Redlands CA

  Barstow  CA  93474    

  Web Site http://www.blm.gov/ca/barstow/calico.html

  Description  tours of possible stone tool workshop, quarry, & camp site

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Owner/Operator:  BLM

  New or Updated:  8/13/2006

California
Benicia
Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
115 West G Street
Benicia CA
Phone 
707 745-3385
Web Site  http://parks.ca.gov/north/silverado/bcshp221.htm
Description  capitol just before final move to Sacramento, capitol building has been restored
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Building Type  Capitol
Nature of Group or Site  Government
Field of Study/Science Facility

  CA

  Cambria

  Old Santa Rosa Chapel

  2353 Main Street

  Cambria  CA   93428    

  Phone  805 927-5212

  Web Site http://santarosachapel.com/history.htm

  Description  marriage ceremonies

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Church

  New or Updated:  2/9/2007


California
Encino
Los Encinos State Historic Park
16576 Moorpark Street
Encino CA 91436
Phone
818 784-4849
Web Site
http://www.lahacal.org/losencinos.html
E-mail
mailto:http://www.lahacal.org/encinos/email.html
Description
5 acre park around natural spring which was the center of human habitation for centuries
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Park
Building Type Adobe
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Owner/Operator: California State Parks
Last changed: 03/19/2003

California
Fiddletown
Chew Kee Store Museum
Address *****
Fiddletown CA
Phone
Web Site 
http://kennedy.amadornet.net/travelers/museums/chewkeestore.html
Description in rammed-earth building
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
Industry /Profession Retailing
Era 1850

California
Independence
Manzanar National Historic Site
Address
PO Box 426
Independence CA 92326
Phone 760 878-2194
Alt Phone 760 878-2932
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/manz/
E-mail mailto:MANZ_Superintendent@nps.gov
Alt Web http://www.livermont.com/Independence/Points_Of_Interest/Manzanar_National_Historic_Site.htm
Description 550 acres of original 6000,  WWII detention center for 10,000 Japanese-Americans with a few remaining buildings
Type of Resource Historic Place
Group Identity Japanese
Owner/Operator: NPS
New or Updated: 04/18/2003

California
La Mesa
La Mesa Depot
******
La Mesa CA
Phone
Web Site http://www.sdrm.org/la-mesa/
E-mail mailto:webspinner@sdrm.org
Description 1894 depot restored to 1915 condition, open weekends, steam locomotive and freight cars on nearby track
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Depot
Era 1915

California
La Verne
La Verne Heritage Foundation
5001 Via de Mansion
La Verne CA 91750
Phone 909 593-2862
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place

California
Lancaster
Western Hotel Museum
557 West Lancaster Boulevard
Lancaster CA 93534
Phone 661 723-6260
Alt Phone 661 723-6250
Web Site http://www.cityoflancasterca.org/Parks/westernhotel.htm
Description city operated hotel museum with many local artifacts
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Hotel/Inn
Era 19th

California
Long Beach
RMS Queen Mary
1126 Queens Highway
Long Beach CA 90802
Phone 562 435-3511
Web Site www.queenmary.com/index.html
Description varied tours of ships, Russian submarine, or stay overnight as ocean liner is now a hotel
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Maritime
Building Type Ship

California
Los Alamitos
Los Alamitos Museum Association
11062 Los Alamitos Blvd
PO Box 15
Los Alamitos CA 90720
Phone 562 431-8836
Web Site *******
Description restored firehouse
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Fire House

 

 

  California
Los Angeles
Chamber Music in Historic Sites
12001 Chalon Road
Da Camera Society Mount St Mary's College
Los Angeles CA 90049
Phone 310 440-4300
Web Site www.dacamera.org/About/about.htm
Description local music group holds and sponsors concerts in old buildings, fitting the music to the site
Type of Resource Historic Place

California
Los Angeles
Hollywood Bowl Museum
2301 North Highland Avenue
Los Angeles CA 90078
Phone 323 850-2058
Web Site http://www.hollywoodbowl.org/event/museum.cfm
E-mail mailto:museum@laphil.org
Alt Web http://parks.co.la.ca.us/hollywood_bowl.html
Description photos, film, memorabilia of famous outdoor entertainment venue
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Entertainment
Building Type Theater
Kind of Activity Performance
Industry /Profession Music
Collection A-F Film
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

 
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