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Fort Humboldt Art Installation Starts April 23

SITE-SPECIFIC ART EXPLORING HISTORY OF FORT HUMBOLDT TO BE INSTALLED IN EUREKA

New York-based, Eureka-raised artist Nick Hubbard will present a series of sculptural installations around town that engage with the history of Fort Humboldt.  198 more words

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Survey about Fort Humboldt

Nicholas Hubbard, who grew up in Humboldt and is currently going to school on the east coast, is doing a masters project focused on Fort Humboldt. 197 more words

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Arcata Plaza, c. 1878

I ran across this photo while doing research for a client and had never seen it before.

I have to wonder if the photographer climbed a tree, maybe, to get this angle…?  96 more words

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Vance Hotel, from 1881 to Now

When I was young the Vance Hotel was run down and full of squatters. The renovation represents a great success story for Old Town.

Soon the… 1,108 more words

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Eureka's Washington Schools- 1, 2 & 3

Thanks the the Humboldt County Office of Education for the photos.

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1850s Eureka

Excerpt:

HISTORY OF HUMBOLDT COUNTY CALIFORNIA,  by Leigh H. Irvine

HISTORIC RECORD COMPANY, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: 1915

Early in 1856 the county seat was moved to Eureka from Arcata and business revived very much the spring thereafter. 289 more words

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Eureka, 2nd & F Streets 1901 and Today

This is looking up F Street “standing” about 1/2 way between 1st and 2nd Streets. 9 more words

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