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PPIE –  Creation of a City in a City – Part 2

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PPIE –  Creation of a City in a City – Part 2

When on January 31, 1911, the House of Representatives voted, 188-159, to make San Francisco the official site of the Panama Pacific International Exposition, had the victory not come lightly or without much strategy and planning on the part of determined San Franciscans.

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The First Schools in California

November 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
The First Schools in California

The chartered ship Brooklyn put into Yerba Buena Cove on July 31, 1846; abroad were 238 exiled Mormon home-seekers under the direction of the redoubtable Sam Brannan.

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