Have you ever wondered “Why did they name it that?” This easy-to-read book filled with little known facts from across San Diego County can help answer that question. From the earliest peoples of the county to the later settlers, each wave of immigration has left its mark on the county in place names. From Spanish land grants, Indian Villages, and gold mines to family farms and short-lived post offices—each has made a mark in history by putting a place name on a map. Over 1,600 revealing portals into history can be found in these pages.
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