Author Archives: Carlsbad Historical Society

About Carlsbad Historical Society

The Carlsbad Historical Society was established in 1975 to preserve, promote, and enhance knowledge of the surrounding area's history, significant landmarks, institutions and memorabilia. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to reaching out to the community through educational as well as social events.

Q3 Newsletter

Our latest Newsletter is available at our website carlsbadhistoricalsociety.com, and following this link. Advertisements

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Wartime Letters of Ray and Rose Rita Langen

New book by Langen Family Wartime Letters of Ray and Rose Rita Langen Ray and Rose Rita Langen While going through some boxes from the back closet of our family home on Carlsbad Boulevard, my sister, Joan (Langen Fessenden), found … Continue reading

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Q2 Newsletter

Please follow this LINK for  our latest Q2 2018 Newsletter.

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The Barrio in Carlsbad

As Cinco de Mayo draws near, thoughts wander to our own Mexican-American community, and questions arise as to when and how it developed in downtown Carlsbad. In future months, we will be covering more individual stories of these community volunteers. … Continue reading

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New Display – Recently Restored Twin Inns Restaurant Guest Registers

The Carlsbad Historical Society is pleased to announce a unique new display featuring the recently restored historic Twin Inns Restaurant Guest Registers at the Carlsbad Historical Society Museum located in Magee Park. Librarian, and Hand bookbinder, Margit Smith undertook the restoration of the … Continue reading

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Carlsbad Historical Society – Photos for Sale

There are copies of 35 photographs from our collection available for sale. Here is the link. Photos are in 5 x 7 and 8 x 12 inch sizes. Most of them are high resolution. Please fill out the form and … Continue reading

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Members Exclusive Event! New Display for Twin Inns Register – Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2 pm

Save the Date – Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2 pm Members Exclusive Event! New Display for Twin Inns Register After several years, we are finally able to display our newly restored Twin Inns Guest Registers. We are very excited … Continue reading

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