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SAIN DIEGO AIND VICINITY,
San Diego is the oldest city In California, and one of the mosi progressive Cabrillo sailed into the Harbor in 1542 In I7t>9 Kaihcr Jumpcro
Serra founded the first of the iwcnty-threc California Missions Mission "'De Alcala" situated about six miles from the present city which
was established as the new town in 1867 The land-locked harbor of San Diego Bay covers an area of twenty-two square miles and on
the slope that rises from the water front the city of San Diego is spread out. The population is rapidly approaching 100.000 The city
has broad well-lighted business streets, and as fine Public Buildings. Hotels and Private Residences as those of any eastern city twice ihe size
The magnificent U. S. Grant Hotel facing the Plaza was erected at a cost of nearly two million dollars, and is in the heart of the business
district Hotel Del Coronado at Coronado Bench is one of the most beautiful on the coast and is renowned the World over.
The Points of interest around the city are numerous, among the most prominent arc La Jolla with its fine Surf and natural caves
Fort Kosencrans over the new boulevard. Point Loma. the old lighthouse on Ocean Beach. Tia Juana. the quaint Mexican village ten
miles south of the city Coronado Beach and Tent City At old Town there is the Marriage Place of Ramona. the Mission Palm the
Serra Cross, and around the city there is the Mission Cliff Gardens, the Ostrich Kami and Beautiful Balboa Park, a tract of 1.400 acres and
here is located the Panama California Exposition, which will be open from January 1st to December 31st. 1 9 15. one full year, the favorable
climatic conditions making this possible.
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U S. Po«t Office and Custom House 1 he department.
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American National Bank building
Typical Hrsiilrni.nl Street Scene thiwini beautiful honwi imoni th«
Palma and tropical foliafr
Pavilion and Fountain in Missmn ClilT Gardens
Scent- in Beautiful Balboa Park
Hold Del Coronado. Coronado. San Diego. One ot Ihe most beautiful hotels on the CM
Residence of John D Spreckcls. Coronado. San DK«o
Boat Landing. Tent City. Coronado Beach.
Boat Racing Tent City. Coronado Beach
Mission San Diego "Dc Alcala.
Surf at Coronado Beach, Point Loma in the distance, San [)ie(o
Submarine in 1 '
Breakers dashing over cliffs at In Julia, near Sun l>
Kray Jumpcro Monument 0I<1 Town. San Dfcflga
h.nlr Rock, U Jolla, near San Diefo
Puente Cabnllo across Canyon. West approach to the Panama California Exposition
West Gate to Panama-California Exposition showing Tower and I>omc of California Building
leal Building on the lefl and Varied Industries Building in the Center
RcfluUsai m ihr large Usoon. Panama California Kipo«1tk«l
Southern California Counties BmUlinK Panama California Exposition
The Model Farm, Panama-California Exposition
F. a »t Facade. Arta and Craft* building. Panama California F.((iosiiio
hM >'<>rtal. Varied Induamea Building Panama California Etpoatilon
Patio of Southern California Counties Building, Panama California Exposition
Vista o( Arts and Crafts Building. Panama Cl
Lily Pond and Varied Industries Building
Ethnology Building and the Dome and Tower o( California Building