Newport Beach Historical Society
Newport Beach Historical Society
 

Growing from a rough and tumble port town to an international luxury resort, Newport Beach is a place of many legends. The Newport Beach Historical Society proudly introduces Project HiStory. You are cordially invited to share your best memories from any time in our colorful history. Together, we will establish and treasure all that makes Newport great.
To submit your anecdote or story, CLICK HERE.


 
Thursday October 30, 2014
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Newporter Gina Sammis has donated this classic menu to the NBHS collection! Click Here! See how much a night on the town would cost you?

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    “The carrier was absolutely enormous to my six year old eyes and got bigger and bigger as we approached. The tender went around the bow and I remember the anchor lines seemed bigger than me. One of the scariest memories of my young life was being snatched out of my dad’s hands by a crewman on a rickety wooden ladder on the port side of the carrier…”

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      NAUGHTY NEWPORT !!!

      The Newport Beach Historical Society Press has just published the sequel to Judge Robert Gardner's Bawdy Balboa. Naughty Newport is a classic.
      Click Here for the many ways to buy a copy!

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      Welcome to the revitalized Newport Beach Historical Society. How shall we grow? Join the debate. Click Here.




      SOME GREAT LINKS

      Newport Beach Before It Became The OC

      Orange County Historical Society

      Balboa Island Museum

      Costa Mesa Historical Society

      Santa Ana History

      Tales Of Balboa

      Balboa Island Life

      Newport Harbor Nautical Museum