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Special Features

»  A Different Shade of Orange: Voices of Orange County, California, Black Pioneers

»  Introduction Black Orange County - 1930 - 1980  from A Different Shade of Orange

»  The Commercial Buildings on the Santa Ana Historic Register

»  Santa Ana and other Orange County locations in the National Register of Historic Places

»  Civil War Veteran Grave Sites in Orange County

»  Love, Marriage, & Families - three stories of local families by Jerry Hicks

»  The Medical History of Orange County  - listing early doctors practicing in Santa Ana
»  Dr. Howe-Waffle's House by Richard H. Dodd
»  The Saving of a House, the Beginning of a Society Part 1  Part 2  Part 3

»  Adeline Walker, co-founder of the Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society

»  The History of Santa Ana by Francelia & Allen Goddard
»  Remembering: Day Trips by Shayla Ann Markham
»  Remember When.... Postcards & Memories

»  Remember When.... Elevators
»  Remember When ... Montgomery Ward

»  Bibliography of Santa Ana and Orange County History Books
»  Early Radio Stations of Santa Ana

Public Buildings, Homes, and Noteworthy Areas

»  The Dr. Howe-Waffle House
»  Santa Ana Hospital
»  The French Park Historic District and Neighborhood
»  The Chilton House

»  The Duggan House
»  The Kellogg House at the Centennial Heritage Museum

»  The Maag House at the Centennial Heritage Museum
»  Santa Ana's Richest Resident - the Maharajah of Indore
»  The Orange County Courthouse

Articles on Early Pioneers and Families

»  Dr. Willella Howe-Waffle
»  William Spurgeon and the Beginning of Santa Ana
»  The Rancho Period - the families of Grijalva, Yorba, Peralta, and Sepulveda  (Updated 9/21/08)
»  Don Juan Pablo Grijalva

»  Major Ward Bradford
»  Architect Frederick Eley

»  Judge Prentice and the Santa Ana Zoo
»  Aviation Pioneer Eddie Martin
»  "Wrong Way" Corrigan
»  The Ross Family

Articles on Organizations

»  Santa Ana Fire Department
»  Santa Ana College

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