Remembering The Past

edited by Don and Mary Rivers

These articles were originally published by the Village News, based on materials assembled or edited by us from documents, manuscripts and photos in the collections of the Fallbrook Historical Society. For more information about any of these subjects or other Fallbrook history, see Fallbrook Historical Society, which also has information on hours and contacts.

The list of articles is also available sorted by date.

Some of these stories, plus many more stories not online, are published in Fallbrook In Review, a quarterly booklet published by the Fallbrook Historical Society. See Fallbrook In Review for more information.

Some of these articles are also online at

Places and Topics

People and Reminiscences

Bonsall Schoolhouse
Building Contest
De Luz, Origin of Name
History of De Luz School
Fallbrook's Name and Its Connection to Pennsylvania
Farming, a local way of life
High School Campuses Over Time
Masonic Cemetery
The Olive Industry of Fallbrook
Pittenger Farm House
Rancho Monserate
    Division of Rancho Monserate
Snow in Fallbrook
Train in Fallbrook
Waco Airplane

Clemmens - Colby Family
(Football) Coach Stone Returns
Ellis Family
Gunfight in Moosa Canyon, 1888
Annie Hindorff
Hughes Family (Silver Springs Ranch and Café)
Old Timer Tales
Ormsby Story
William Pittenger, Medal of Honor Recipient
Margaret Ray
Reader-Somacal Family
Russ' Reminiscing: The Vatnsdal Story

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Fallbrook Historical Society
Fallbrook, CA Area Information: History
Elizabeth Yamaguchi's Writings On Fallbrook History

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Comments and feedback: Don and Mary Rivers
Last update: 1 January 2005.