Ventura

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Overview
The county seat of Ventura County traces its history back to 1782 and the founding of Mission San Buenaventura. The "City of Good Fortune" incorporated in 1866 and today numbers more than 110,000 residents. Local historian Glenda J. Jackson again conjures up Ventura's past, with comparisons of vintage images to contemporary photography of landscapes and structures. The author of books on Ventura in the Images of America and Postcard History Series, Jackson regularly shares the town's rich history through historical walking tours and lectures.
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ISBN: 9780738571553
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Date:
State: California
Series: Then and Now
Images: 164
Pages: 96
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Author
Local historian Glenda J. Jackson again conjures up Ventura's past, with comparisons of vintage images to contemporary photography of landscapes and structures. The author of books on Ventura in the Images of America and Postcard History Series, Jackson regularly shares the town's rich history through historical walking tours and lectures.
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