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Picture Yourself in Riverside History

Picture Yourself in Riverside History

 
Fun with Local History

Below are the photos taken at UCR Libraries' Booth at the "UCR/Riverside Citrus Heritage Celebration."   If you would like any of these photos, click on the thumbnail for the full image. If you have any questions, comments, or would like a photo removed, please email Marie.Bronoel@ucr.edu.

Historical figures in the Picture Yourself in Riverside project include:

        1.  Eliza Tibbets who planted the first two navel orange trees in Riverside
        2.  John W. North who founded Riverside
        3.  Abraham Lincoln in a citrus label
        4.  Queen Victoria in a citrus label

The Real History

The UCR Libraries also created two digital projects to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Citrus Experiment Station:

      1.  The Citrus Experiment Station Centennial Exhibition at http://library.ucr.edu/go/ces
      2.  The Citrus Industry at http://lib.ucr.edu/agnic/webber

           (Volume 5, chapter 5 of The Citrus Industry is about the history of citrus research in California.)  

More Photos: Pages One | Two | Three | Four | Five | Six | Seven | Eight | Nine

 

More Photos: Pages One | Two | Three | Four | Five | Six | Seven | Eight | Nine

Last modified: 5/10/2007 7:38 PM by by M. Bronoel

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