Representation of Chumash Rock art, as shown on Neighborhood Arts Council mural, Mission Plaza, San Luis Obispo

    HISTORY IN
    
SAN LUIS OBISPO
        COUNTY
               
 
   Site  by Lynne Landwehr © 2004
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        The references on this page are not hyperlinked; they simply suggest the wide range of San Luis Obispo County's history.  For a page of links, click here.] 

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A Selected Historical Alphabet
of
San Luis Obispo County

  Abalone, Acorns, Adelaida, 
       Adobes, Ah Louis, Arrowheads,
       Avila
  Bandits, Barley, Beans, Bears, 
       Beckwourth, Big Sur, Bishop's Peak 

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  Cabrillo, Cal Poly, Camp Roberts, 
       Camp San Luis, Carnegie

       Libraries, Carrizo Plain,
       Cascarones, Cass, Cattle, 
       Chinatown, Cholame, Chong's
       Homemade Candies, Chumash,
       Crespí, Cuesta 

  D
airy Farming, Dallidet, Dana, 
       DeAnza, Diablo, Dinosaur Caves,
       Dunites, Drought

California golden poppies (Escholtzia Californica)

  Earthquakes, E.G. Lewis, Escholtzia, 
       Estrada, Eto, Eucalyptus,
       Executive Order 9066
 
Farmworkers, Fiestas, Filipinos,
       Franciscans, Fremont, F.Z. Branch
 
Gins, Goldtree, Grass Roots,
       G.S. Garcia, Gum Alley 

  H
alcyon, Harmony, Hiway 1, 
       Hearst Castle, Hot Springs, 
       Huasna, Huer Huero

Hearst Ranch

  Indians, Italian POWs, Italian Swiss
 
Jack House, Jack Powers, James Dean,
       Japanese Relocation, J.P. Andrews,
       Julia Morgan, Junípero Serra 

  K
aetzel, Klau Mine, Kluver   

 
La Panza, Lighthouses, Linnaea's,
       Live Oaks, Lupine
 
Madonna Inn, Manzanar, Manzanita,
       Maxine Lewis, Mexican Land 
       Grants, "Migrant Mother," 
       Mining, Missions, Montebello, 
       Moros, Morro Bay, Motel Inn

  N
acimiento, Nagano, Nine Sisters,
       Nipomo, Nitt Witt Ridge, Nopales

Saint Louis, Bishop

  Obispo, Obon Festival, Oilport,
       Order of Odd Fellows, Oso Flaco
  Pacheco, Paderewski, Paulding, PCRR,
       Piedras Blancas, Pines, Pirates Cove,
       Pismo Clams, Poppies, Portuguese,
       Pozo, Price
 
Quicksilver, Quintana

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  Railroads, Ramona Hotel, 
       Ramona Carrillo Pacheco Wilson,
       Ranchos, Rios Caledonia Adobe,
       Rock Art, Routzahn, Rumrunning
 
Salinans, San Andreas Fault, 
       San Simeon, Sea Otters, 
       Sebastian's, Seed Farms,
       Serra, Sinsheimer, Soda Lake,
       Southern Pacific, Strawberries,
       Sycamores 
 
Tanaka, Tank Farm, Temple of the
        People, Tunnels, Twisselman
 
Unangst, Unocal

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  Vachell, Vaqueros, Varian, Vegetables,
        Venable, Victorians, Vigilantes

 W
haling, Wine Grapes, Wineman, 
       Wong On
o
Xcarts
 
Yankee Sea Captains, Yee Chung, 
       York Mountain
 
Zebras, Zegar, Zion (Old Ship of),
       Zozobra

Morro Bay

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