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Santa Cruz County History - Community Services
- History of the County's Emeline Street Complex
"This section provides a chronological history of the County Buildings housed at the Emeline Street ..."
- History of the Sewerage System of the City of Santa Cruz
""Santa Cruz was originally incorporated as a city in 1866 under a special act of ..."
- History of the Central Water District
"In 1949, local residents began meeting at Pleasant Valley School to discuss the dire shortage ..."
- History of the Santa Cruz City Water Department, by Santa Cruz City Water Department
""For Santa Cruz, the beginning of water supply development took place in 1792 when the ..."
- Introduction to the San Lorenzo Valley Water District
"The San Lorenzo Valley Water District (originally the San Lorenzo Valley County Water District) was ..."
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In Memoriam for Helen Weston,
from her friends, The Phil Reader family
Sailors of African ancestry
were crew members aboard most of the vessels which explored the coast of California during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Negro trappers and adventurers
like ..." [More]
Excerpted from To Know My Name: A Chronological History of African Americans in Santa Cruz County by Phil Reader