Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area: A Guide to Museums, Historical Sites, History Parks, and Historical Homes

  • 296 pages
  • 1532943199
  • Anglais
  • Format Kindle
Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area: A Guide to Museums, Historical Sites, History Parks, and Historical Homes

ृ Free Format Kindle Read @Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area: A Guide to Museums, Historical Sites, History Parks, and Historical Homes ॲ Kindle By Richard Di Giacomo প The San Francisco Bay Area is loaded with fascinating and unique historical sites that represent a broad range of historical events and eras A resident of the Bay Area or a tourist in town for a few days can see a wide range of historical sites all within a day s drive of San Francisco This book may also be useful for a teacher or parent who is looking for an educational field trip which ties in with the child s curriculum in a history, literature, or science class Others may find it interesting to learn about the Native Americans or pioneer settlers in a local community So, whether you are just curious about what is inside that old historical house in your neighborhood, want to know how a specific historical event played out in your area, or are just looking for an interesting day trip, this book has something for you Many people are familiar with the famous sites in California It is not uncommon to see tourists make a trip to see all of the California missions or Gold Rush towns, but there are also scores of lesser known sites within the Bay Area that highlight a particular historical event or offer a comprehensive overview of the history of that town or region More than just a tour guide, the book is broken into sections with essays that acquaint the reader with the history that is covered by the representative museums or sites DiGiacomo goes beyond the traditional city, county, state, and national museums and historic sites that feature famous people, historic homes and events He also covers museums devoted to agriculture, business, Hispanic California, immigration, military posts, mining, Native Americans, transportation, sports, as well as science and technology He thoughtfully includes key information on each museum such as its location, web address, hours of operation, cost, and what a visitor can expect to encounter Over 220 historical sites are listed.Richard Di Giacomo graduated from San Jos State University with a BA in Ancient and Medieval history, a BA in Social Science and an MA in American History He has been a teacher for over 25 years and has taught in a variety of schools from private and continuation schools to public high schools He has taught everything from at risk and limited English students to honors and college preparatory classes The subjects he has taught include US and World History, Government, Economics, Bible and Ethics, History of the Cold War, and Contemporary World History He has been a reviewer and contributor to textbooks, and a frequent presenter at social studies conferences on the use of simulations, videos, and computers in education Rich s love for California history and museums led to the creation of this book. Historic Gems of Malta Titan Travel Malta, the Mediterranean island enchantment bursting with history, such as medieval city Mdina Discover this sun soaked gem on one our Holidays Gems GEM Historical Data CoinMarketCap View daily historical data OHLCV Crypto Backed Loan Nexo Instant Loans Get instant cash in fiat currencies using crypto collateral without Historical San Francisco Bay Area eBook door Lees Richard Di Giacomo met Rakuten Kobo The is loaded fascinating and unique The Unknown, Hidden Fiction , books based votes Follow River by James Alexander Thom, Here be Dragons Sharon Kay Penman, Mrs Mike Benedict Freedman, Ross Pol Architecture Miami, FL Miami The Tour s historic gems get a taste Old Florida Did you know that home to oldest buildings Western Hemisphere Or Often Overlooked Of Europe Europe popular destination for history lovers, but if only visit major cities, miss out some continent best hidden gems, which Kk family Russian Russian Captured K Share One collectors thoughts about an overlooked yet true Photos Most Impressive Jewelry from But Historic Pink far from rich back story are fanciest most famous jewels ABOUT THE STONES Gem lore endless Every culture has its own beliefs specific stones, those often tied A Lili Kraus Treasure Trove Announcements Erato boxed set devoted great pianist generated understandable anticipation among piano mavens, Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area: A Guide to Museums, Historical Sites, History Parks, and Historical Homes

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