Rocky Mountain spotted fever is a big part of the 1947 Republic Pictures movie "Driftwood", starring Walter Brennan, James Bell, Dean Jagger, Natalie Wood, and Hobart Cavanaugh. In December 2013, hockey player Shane Doan was diagnosed with Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and returned to play in January 2014. Other names
Mountain View is a city located in Santa Clara County, California, United States, in Silicon Valley.Named for its views of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Mountain View has developed from its origins as a stagecoach stop into one of the principal cities of Silicon Valley.
California is a U.S. state on the western coast of North America.Covering an area of 163,696 sq mi (423,970 km 2), California is geographically diverse.The Sierra Nevada, the fertile farmlands of the Central Valley, and the arid Mojave Desert of the south are some of the major geographic features of this U.S. state.
This list includes properties and districts listed on the California Historical Landmark listing in Alpine County, California.Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.
Why Stop? A Guide to California Roadside Historical Markers. Houston, TX: Gulf Publishing Company. p. 213. ISBN 9780884159230. OCLC 32168093. External links. California Office of Historic Preservation website; Official list of California Historical Sites
California Historical Maps and Atlases. The state of California collection contains 576 atlases spanning 414 years of growth and development (1579-84 through 1993).Within the atlases are 9,709 historical maps, illustrations, and histories many of which contain family names ideal for genealogical research.
Old Historical Atlas Maps of California. This Historical California Map Collection are from original copies. Most historical maps of California were published in atlases and spans over 150 years of growth for the state. Some California maps years have cities, railroads, P.O. locations, township outlines, and other features useful to the ...
Description Meteorology. The National Weather Service defines Santa Ana winds as "Strong down slope winds that blow through the mountain passes in southern California. These winds, which can easily exceed 40 miles per hour (18 m/s), are warm and dry and can severely exacerbate brush or forest fires, especially under drought conditions."
The Coachella Valley (/ ˌ k oʊ ə ˈ tʃ ɛ l ə / KOH-ə-CHEL-ə, / k oʊ ˈ tʃ ɛ l ə / koh-CHEL-ə) is a desert valley in Southern California’s Riverside County that extends approximately 45 mi (72 km) southeast from the San Gorgonio Pass to the northern shore of the Salton Sea.
The City of Jackson in California is the center of trade and industry in Amador County. The majority of the shopping centers, government offices, and many businesses are located in Jackson and its neighbor town, Martell. Jackson Main Street – antique shops, small boutiques and bars. Home to many historic buildings