Olinda’s History & Pioneers

The historic oil boom town of Olinda (now part of Brea) and some of its forgotten pioneers will be the subject of OCHS’ Oct. 14, 2021 meeting, 7:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 2400 N. Canal St., Orange. Guest speaker and Olinda native Chris Farren was raised on the Santa Fe oil lease, is a fourth generation Olinda oil worker, and is a docent at Olinda Oil Museum.