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To San Gabriel Mission and Valley

in Los Angeles in the 1930s

Published by University of California Press

Published in print May 2011 | ISBN: 9780520268838
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520948860 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520268838.003.0027
To San Gabriel Mission and Valley

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This chapter examines a tour to San Gabriel Mission and Valley which takes the following route: Los Angeles–Alhambra–El Monte–Puente–Pomona–Ontario–Riverside–Perris–Elsinor–Corona–Anaheim–Norwalk–Downey–Southgate–Los Angeles; 163.5 m; Valley Blvd., US 60, US 395, State 71, State 18, State 10, Alameda St. This route follows a roughly triangular course through the mountain-encircled plain which comprises the so-called Citrus Empire of southern California. The region has two divisions—the navel orange district around Riverside, and the Valencia district around Anaheim.

Keywords: Los Angeles; Alhambra; El Monte; Puente; Pomona; Ontario; Riverside; Perris; Elsinor; Corona

Chapter.  10231 words. 

Subjects: History of the Americas

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