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Field Guide to Coronado History

Fascinating, Intriguing or Thoughtful Tales about Coronado.

(Articles written by CHA's Executive Director and other staff members.)  

  The S. S. Monte Carlo article, News Video

  1904 Scandal Rocks Coronado

  Autogiro: Flying Windmill

  Babies and Ferries

  Charles Lindbergh over Coronado

  Churchill Legacy

  Cookbooks and Bibles

  Coronado 1886

  Coronado IS an Island!

  Coronado's Big Gun Defenses

  Coronado's Circumnavigator

  Coronado's First Baby

  Coronado's Japanese Tea Gardens

  Coronado's Link to Scripps Oceanography

  Coronado's Most Iconic Public Art

  Coronado's Other Grand Hotel

  Coronado's Professional Baseball Team

  Coronado's Seaplane Legacy

  Coronado Flight Safety

  Coronado For The Birds

  Dodged A Bullet

  First Schools

  The First USS Coronado

  Glorietta Bight

  The Grand Dame of Coronado Homes

  Historian of Merit

  History Comes in All Sizes

  Hotel Marisol

  Huge Airship Over Coronado

  Kingston Trio in History

  Looking Back 80 Years

 Lost Harbor

 The Marine Mayor

  The Russians are Coming

  The Sandspit

  A School for Excellance

  Spanish Bight

  Star Park Guns - I

  Star Park Guns - II

  The Strange Case of the Coronado Gopher

  The Submarines of Coronado

  Submarine Training in Coronado

  Tennis Fame

  Top Secret Station:Codename "ITEM"

 Underground Cavern of Jewels

  Water Magician

  Weather Report: Coronado 1923

  Whaling in Coronado

  What's a Burgee?

  What's the Longest Possible Trip From Coronado?

  When First Street Wasn't First Street

  Who Discovered Coronado?

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We preserve and share Coronado's unique and wonderful history with intriguing exhibits and innovative programs for all ages.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Free admission to the Museum of History & Art
  • Two complimentary tickets to our Hotel del Coronado Tour
  • Subscription to our quarterly newsletter, History Matters
  • ...and much more!
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