Book arrived in excellent condition. The photos were amazing and it made a big hit as a Christmas present...especially for someone who is from the area....
Series: Images of America
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (September 17, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 2881138
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
The history of Rancho San Justo and Hollister began in 1839 when Gov. Juan Alvarado gave the land grant to Jose Castro. Castro sold the land to Francisco Pacheco, who, in turn, sold the land grant to William Hollister and his partners Llwellyn Bixby and Thomas and Benjamin Flint. In 1861, the men agreed to split the property. The site for the town was surveyed in 1868 with plans to divide the site into 50 homestead lots. Colonel Hollister sold hi...