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An Illustrated History of Southern California
The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago - 1890


An illustrated history of Southern California : embracing the counties of San Diego, San Bernardino, Los Angeles and Orange, and the peninsula of Lower California, from the earliest period of occupancy to the present time; together with glimpses of their prospects; also, full-page portraits of some of their eminent men, and biographical mention of many of their pioneers and of prominent citizens of to-day (1890)
San Diego County
San Bernardino County
(Riverside County was part of San Bernardino County at this time)
Los Angeles County
Orange County
Lower California (La Baja)