Michael Redmon

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The History of Lake Cachuma

Twenty Years in the Making

Cachuma was 20 years in the making.

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The San Ysidro Ranch

The San Ysidro Was Originally a Working Ranch

The exclusive resort was originally a working ranch.

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The Howard School

One of the South Coast's Oldest Private Schools

One of the South Coast's oldest private schools.

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History 101: First Congregational Church Turns 150 Years Old

A Brief History from the First Sermon in 1854 to the Fourth Church in 1937

A brief history from the first sermon in 1854 to the fourth church in 1937.

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Santa Barbara's Channel City Club

Louis Lancaster's Unique Speaker's Venue

A unique speaker's venue started by Louis Lancaster.

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The Craft of Stone Masonry in Santa Barbara

Churches, Bridges, Gates, and Walls Reveal the Masons' Skill

Churches, bridges, gates, and walls reveal the masons' skill.

La Casa de Maria, an Island of Serenity

For Catholic Couples at First, Now a Retreat for All Faiths

For Catholic couples at first, La Casa is now a retreat for all faiths.

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Ferragamo's First U.S. Shoe Store Opened on State Street

Famous Shoemaker Came to Santa Barbara via Boston

After young Salvatore came from Italy via Boston, he settled in Santa Barbara.

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Great Hopes Dashed in Garey

The History of a Small Santa Barbara County Town

The history of the small town in Santa Barbara County.

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Water Systems in Early Days

Santa Barbara's Padres Faced Water Shortages

Santa Barbara's padres faced water shortages.

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