TITLE

A Glimpse in Time: Trinidad, 1921

AUTHOR(S)
Van Zandt, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Humboldt Historian;Fall2009, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses his family connection to the Trinidad Hotel in Humboldt County, California. The author explains how his parents stayed at the hotel during the time his mother was pregnant with him. The article mentions the whaling station at the hotel which was used to remove blubber from whales. The author's employment with the Materials Department of District I of the Division of Highways is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
44459958

 

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