Santa Cruz County History - Articles


Browsing Local History Articles tagged "lighthouses"

A Walk Through Time: Adna A. Hecox, by Janet Krassow and Randy Krassow
[Read more]

Laura J. F. Hecox, by Frank Perry
From 1869 to 1941 the federal government maintained a white, two-story lighthouse at Santa Cruz. Located near the site of ... [Read more]

Search Local History Articles

» Browse by Author

Explore Santa Cruz County History!

The United States was not at war with Japan when, on December 7, 1941, Japan attacked the U.S. Naval Fleet at Pearl Harbor. The day after, the United States declared war on Japan. During the first part of the War, the newspapers carried articles that reveal fears of external attack ..." [More]

Excerpted from Fear of Attack, Fear of Sabotage, Arrests by Rechs Ann Pedersen