HISTORY IN
    
THE COUNTY OF
          SAN LUIS OBISPO
 
Site  by Lynne Landwehr 2001
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Table of Contents:
The Birth of Atascadero
by Marguerite A. Travis
Atascadero: Atascadero Historical Society, 1960, 1976, 1989.

From Dream to Reality
The Search for a Site
The Work Begun
First Convention
The Settlers Arrive
The Church in the Canyon
Social Groups Organized
Building Progress
Editors' Convention
Flower Seed Industry
Outstanding Features (statuary, etc.)
Later Developments
Landscaping Begun
Hospital Project
Mutual Water Company
Politics and Parties
Giant Oaks of Atascadero
The Close of the Year
More Atascadero Firsts
Lewis Day Celebration
A Wonderful Fourth of July (1917)
Utilities Enter Atascadero
Easter Sunrise Service
Conventions and Convocations
Memorial Day Program
Painting Presented and Stage Terminal
Story of the Cuesta Pass
Civic and Commercial Activities
More Building Projects
Prominent Atascaderans
High School Established
Outstanding Entertainers
Thanksgiving and Christmas
The New Year of 1918
Great Minstrel Show
Red Cross Teas and Flag Raising
New Water Rates, Garden Farms, and First Harvest
Church Anniversary
Developments in 1918
Rochdale Cooperative
Victory Special Here
Progress in 1919
Building Boom in 1919

 

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