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.
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Sunday November 23, 2014
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Southern California in the 1960s wasn’t just a time and place; it was a state of mind. No where else in America could one find all the things happening in, around, and to you that came together in just the right way as they did in Southern California in the 60s. And I would venture to pinpoint Orange County within Southern California as the epitome of that special state of mind. My brother and sister and I certainly thought so growing up there during that wild, wonderful time.

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    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