I have always been fascinated by the history behind the streets I cruise, wondering about the origins of the voiceless buildings that remain. I try to imagine what it would have been like to live here 30, 60, 200 years ago.
I think about the land, I think about the people, I think about their vision and dreams. I also think about the now, and how I came across such guide. I first stumbled across The Banning Museum , from there I knew that there was so much more out there to discover. However, I didn’t know where to start.
It wasn’t until my recent visit to the RANCHO LOS CERRITOS HISTORIC SITE in which I came across this booklet with all the historical sites in the southern California area. Below is the pamphlet with the list of sites: