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Museum ~ 2116 Tavern Road, Alpine, CA
Open 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm,
last weekend of each month

 

 

 

 

 

 

Billboard on a 1950's postcard proclaiming Alpine's "Best Climate in the U.S.A.--by Government Report."
Postcard donated by Jane Kelso.

SCANNED NEWSPAPERS

Alpine Echo Newspaper 1958 - 1964

Alpine Echo and Sun Newspapers 1965

Lakeside News and Thrifty Shopper - 1966

Town and Country News Newspapers 1963 - 1967

NEWS ARTICLES

Alpine History Mysteries - The Alpine Sun - May 2013 - present

Tattered Tidbits - The Alpine Sun Shopper - 2006 - present

Tattered Tidbits of Alpine History, 1783-1916

Wife Wanted, San Diego Herald, 9/5/1857

Our Hills and Valleys, Letter from the Mountains, San Diego Union, 8/11/1870

Probable Murder of a Stranger by the Campo Bandits, Daily Union, 12/8/1875

Gleams of News, The American Bee Journal, 10/5/1889

A Picturesque Settlement Along the Cuyamaca Range, San Diego Union, 1/1/1895

Reminiscences of Early San Diego, San Diego Union, 6/1/1900

Alpine Named for Swiss Scenery, San Diego Evening Tribune, 4/13/1935

Historic Lore Surrounds Viejas, The Evening Tribune, 7/26/1935

El Valle de las Viejas, The Southern California Rancher, circa 1946-1948

Guest Writers from Alpine News, 1950-1953

Disastrous Laguna Fire of '70 Recalled, The San Diego Union, 10/9/1987

San Diego Reader, 10/19/2006

 

 

Alpine Historical Society, 2116 Tavern Road, Alpine, California 91901
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 382, Alpine, California 91903

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