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By Georgia Gordon Sercl

ISBN-10: 0738555800

ISBN-13: 9780738555805

ISBN-10: 153163544X

ISBN-13: 9781531635442

The local of Arlington, situated approximately 5 miles southwest of downtown Riverside, used to be first settled within the 1870s and used to be later built as a city web site in 1877 by way of philanthropist Samuel C. Evans and William Sayward. Citrus groves flourished within the quarter, offering the neighborhood with a newfound wealth. huge and gracious houses have been outfitted on broad streets coated with attractive coloration bushes. Arlington's advertisement district at Van Buren street and Magnolia street accelerated to incorporate a financial institution, chamber of trade, newspaper, shop, church, boardinghouse, and put up place of work with its personal Arlington postmark, in use because 1888. within the early 1900s, an electrical railway was once outfitted down the guts of Magnolia street finishing at attractive Chemewa Park with its huge bushes, dance pavilion, zoo, and polo box. this day Arlington keeps a lot of its local feeling whereas present process a large-scale redevelopment venture for a destiny retail and advertisement district.

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