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Last on our whistle-stop tour was Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
in Jamestown where we saw the steam engine that starred in Back to the Future 3 and a few Western classics, and took a scenic train ride through Gold Country (weekends April-October, from PS12 adults/PS4 children/free for under-fives, includes park entrance, railtown1897.org).
In 1968, the 12.5 acres surrounding the historic plaza became Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
. On December 18 of that year, the state of California acquired the Casa de Bandini and other Old Town properties from the Cardwells for $898,176.
Visit the San Diego State historic park
for a glimpse of 1820s life and don't miss the city's biggest attractions, Sea World and San Diego Zoo.
I made my last example (above right) in California's Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
. In 1848, James Marshall discovered gold in the American River, and within a year, thousands of miners had come to California from all over the world to find their fortunes.
* Old Town State Historic Park
: (619) 220-5422 - www.parks.ca.gov
Participants spent the morning cleaning beaches and doing environmental cleanups at Miami River Commission, Shake a Leg, Bill Baggs State Park, Virginia Beach Key, Pelican Harbor Seabird Station, and Barnacle State Historic Park
; helping with voter registration drives at FANM and Centro Campesino; serving meals to the homeless at Camillus House; mentoring at-risk teenage boys at BayPoint Academy; working with children who have developmental disabilities at Good HOPE Equestrian Center; sorting clothes at Neat Stuff for children in foster care and shelters; and spending time with children and beautifying the site at Community Partnership for the Homeless.
Lumsden MT and Powis TG: "Archaeological and Historical Investigations at a Civil War Era House Site at the Pickett's Mill State Historic Park
, Paulding County, Georgia." 84th Annual Meeting, Georgia Academy of Science, Albany, GA, 2007.
16th Annual Antique Power Show at Tombstone Courthouse State Historic Park
. Held in conjunction with Tombstone's famous "Helldorado Days." For information contact the park at 520-457-3311.
In addition to the Old Town State Historic Park
, the area encompasses Presidio Park, Heritage Park and several museums.
(4) The current project attempts to integrate the results of the research and present this information to the broader public through the creation of a walkable interpretive trail within Fort Ross State Historic Park
Old Town State Historic Park
: San Diego honors its cultural heritage with a six-block area that features Mexican lore and historical sites.