New PDF release: Lakeside: California (Images of America)

By Richard S. White

ISBN-10: 0738520853

ISBN-13: 9780738520858

bought by way of the El Cajon Valley Land corporation in 1886, Lakeside all started as a small hamlet alongside the banks of the San Diego River. domestic to the one average lake in San Diego County, Lakeside provided viewers during the century a scenic backdrop for boating, fishing, looking, driving, and mountain climbing. Captured right here in over two hundred classic photographs is the historical past of this city positioned simply 25 miles east of San Diego. After the San Diego undertaking used to be validated in 1769, the Padres explored the backcountry, looking grazing lands for his or her farm animals. Following the San Diego River upstream they got here to a large valley, which they named El Cajon, "the box." In 1886, 6,600 acres have been bought to the El Cajon Land corporation for the Lakeside city website and a wide resort was once equipped as a hotel. Due largely to the trains coming via Lakeside in 1889, Lakeside had turn into a thriving neighborhood by way of the flip of the century.

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