Publications for Sale

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Publication TitleTypePriceClick To Buy
Images of America ORANGESoft Cover $16.00
The Plaza -A local Drama in Five ActsSoft Cover $17.00
A Place Called Home -Orange’s Architecture LegacySoft Cover $45.00
Orange: The City Round the PlazaHard Cover $33.00
A New Creation – The Incorporation of the City of Orange $14.00
An Orange Shelf: Sixty Books About the History of Orange County, CASoft Cover $20.00
The First 100 Years of the West Orange Elementary $22.00
First Church – 125th Anniversary History of the First United Methodist Church of
Out Among the Groves of Orange – A History of Orange Union High School-1903-1953 $25.00
On My Honor: A Century of Scouting in Orange County, California $25.00
Prayers, Presence, Gifts, and Service – A Centennial History of the Hemet Methodist- Church 1894-1994 $22.00
Temecula at the Crossroads of
Hard Cover $100.00
The Journal San Diego History- Winter 2017 $10.00
Reservations Removal and ReformHard Cover $27.00
Barnstorming the Desert -The Live of Randall Henderson $22.00
Ghost Town & Calico Railway, by Knott’s Berry Farm
1953 (not the 2012 edition)
Heavy-Duty Booklet $14.00
Walter Knott: Twentieth Century Pioneer by Norman Nygaard, 1965Hard Cover $25.00
Calico Ghost Town by Knott’s Berry Farm, 1959Heavy-Duty Booklet $5.00
Cañada de la Brea, by Virginia Carpenter *Soft Cover$10.00
Centennial Bibliography of Orange County +Hard Cover$40.00
House of Bernardo Yorba, by Don Meadows *Soft Cover$4.00
Jim Sleeper’s O.C. Almanac of Historical OdditiesSoft Cover$10.00
José Antonio Yorba, by Arnold Dominguez *Soft Cover$4.00
The Orange Blossoms, edited by John Sorenson +Hard Cover$40.00
Orange Countiana II (1980) *Soft Cover $12.00
Orange Countiana III (1982) *Soft Cover $12.00
Orange Countiana IV: Architecture (1988) *Hard Cover $40.00
Orange Countiana V: Early Business (1992) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana VI (2010) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana VII (2011) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana VIII (2012) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana IX (2013) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana X (2014) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana XI (2015) *Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana XII (2016) * Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana XIII (2017): Jim Sleeper * Soft Cover $20.00
Orange Countiana XIV (2018): Portola and Ranchos * Soft Cover $10.00
Orange County (Arcadia Series)Soft Cover $20.00

Orange County Place Names A to Z (Phil Brigandi)
Soft Cover$10.00
Orange County Through Four Centuries, by Leo FriisSoft Cover$16.00
The Portolá Expedition, 1789, by Don Meadows *Soft Cover $3.00
Postcard History Series: Orange CountySoft Cover $20.00
Proceedings of the Conference of O.C. History (1988)Soft Cover $10.00
Proceedings of the Conference of O.C. History (1989) *Soft Cover $10.00
*denotes publications by OCHS