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Surfing in Huntington Beach
Language: un
Pages: 128
Authors: Mark Zambrano
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-11 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Officially known as Surf City USA®, Huntington Beach is a surf town like no other. Ever since Hawaiian transplant George Freeth "walked on water" beside the famous Huntington Beach Pier in 1914, the city has had a storied relationship with surf culture that endures to this day. Combining a rough-and-tumble
Legendary Locals of Huntington Beach
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Chris Epting
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-02 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

For over 100 years, Huntington Beach, a.k.a. “Surf City, USA,” has come to represent the true beach culture of Southern California. Originally called Pacific City, it was when railroad magnate Henry Huntington first ran his train line down in 1904 from Los Angeles, approximately 40 miles north, that the then-quaint
Huntington Beach, California
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Chris Epting
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Incorporated in 1909, Huntington Beach remained a sleepy seaside town until the city's legendary oil boom in the 1920s. Wells sprang up overnight, and in less than a month, the city's population more than doubled. As the area developed culturally through the decades, the once tiny farming community increased its
Huntington Beach Lifeguards
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Kai Weisser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

The Surf City USAAA(R) lifeguards and marine safety officers protect and serve one of the busiest and most famous beaches in the world. World-class surfing events, volleyball tournaments, and other activities transform Huntington Beach's waterfront into a sea of humanity regularly each summer. The lifeguards patrol three and a half
Surfing
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Kai Weisser
Categories: Surfing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

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