Monthly Archives: June 2013

Twin Inns; excerpt from ” A History of Carlsbad” author Master Sergeant John Harmon Jr.

“Watch for the chickens as you go through Carlsbad,” from parents to children down through the years since the huge chickens were erected as a landmark for the “Twin Inns.” These markers are strongly symbolic, for at “Twin Inns” they … Continue reading

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A little bit of History!

From the Archives –by Susan Schnebelen Gutierrez   Often a historian’s best informational resource for daily life of times gone by can be found in old newspaper articles, sale ads, classifieds and society news.  Newspapers recount lofty events as well … Continue reading

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Out & About with CHS

The Carlsbad Historical Society invites you to join us  for our upcoming tour of the Map and Atlas Museum of La Jolla   Wednesday, June 19th  at 1:30 pm The Map and Atlas Museum features 5 Centuries of cartography dating … Continue reading

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