Join us for a fun filled weekend, exploring all that the Los Angeles basin has to offer! Get an insider's look into the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), view the famous space shuttle Endeavor at the California Science Center and explore a special Los Angeles history exhibit at the Natural History Museum. Also take time to learn and exchange ideas with colleagues as well as celebrate the accomplishments of CCHS and individuals who have made an impact on the field at the CCHS Awards Luncheon!
June 19, 2014 at 12pm - June 22, 2014
Doubletree San Pedro-Port of Los Angeles
2800 Via Cabrillo-Marina
Los Angeles, CA 90731
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1902 - The Beach Land Company was founded, bought a ton of land from Mesmer, and named this place Playa del Rey. 112 years ago. July 16th - BLC sold their first property here. 1904 - The year Frank Lawton opened our Post Office at Playa Station. Los Angeles Pacific Electric RR - Before the P.E. and before the Red Cars. CA was abbreviated Calif. back then and there were no zip codes until many decades later.
The second image is the cover artwork of multipage brochures for Dickinson & Gillespie’s first housing developments in Playa del Rey.
The third image is the Playa del Rey lagoon showing Del Rey Hotel Playa Del Rey Pavilion and pier 1908.
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