El Presidio de Santa Barbara: Birth of a City

This compact and richly illustrated timeline charts the history of the Santa Barbara Presidio site from Chumash occupation of the area through the present, and includes all of the major transformations in land use and diverse peoples who have occupied the site over time. This publication is a must-have for anyone interested in a concise overview of the Santa Barbara Presidio area.

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