Riverside County, California, Place Names: Their Origins & Their Stories (INSCRIBED). Jane Davies Gunther.
Riverside County, California, Place Names: Their Origins & Their Stories (INSCRIBED)

Riverside County, California, Place Names: Their Origins & Their Stories (INSCRIBED)

Riverside, CA: Privately Printed, 1984. First Edition. INSCRIBED "To ***/from your shirt-tail cousin (Graser)/Jane Davis Gunther April 17, 1985." Apppendix; Glossary; Index. Blue cloth with silver lettering in near fine condition (minor wear to extremities). Item #19189

"With over 1,200 names considered, almost every place that has ever had a name put on it has been listed if any information converning it was available. Old roads, old mines and mining districts, post offices, historical landmarks, towns that never got beyond the townsite plat stage, the county's original 52 school districts, 40 election precincts, and 12 judicial townships, some city and many county parks, some cemeteries, a nudist camp, and even the Robinson and W.C.T.U. fountains and several special trees have been treated along with the more well-known names that are shown on current maps." -Introduction. Includes a chapter on cattle and horse brands that have been used in the county.

Price: $150.00

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