Through the Years in San Carlos. Effie C. Mahany.

Through the Years in San Carlos

No place (printed in San Mateo): San Carlos Villagers, n.d. [1967-68]. First edition. Hardcover. 117p, several photos and line ills.  Covers are splayed due to cross-grain binding.  No jacket, as issued. . Very good. Item #30150

San Carlos lies between San Francisco and San Jose, in San Mateo County on the San Francisco Peninsula.  Its oak- and eucalyptus-covered hills, part of the Coastal Range, roll over from El Camino Real toward the Pacific Ocean.  Founded in 1888, by the mid-20th century it was turning from a rural community into an appealing commuter suburb that has lately benefited from the wealth in nearby Silicon Valley.  This is a history of its development, civic and social clubs, schools, library, churches, personalities, etc., into the mid-60s.  Probably written in large by Effie C. Mahany, historian for the San Carlos Villagers.

Price: $25.00

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