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Experiencing San Diego History at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park on December 18, 2022

Welcome Back to History San Diego! On our 12th show of the series, join George at Old Town San Diego and enjoy photos and film of various views of places at the historic park and the transit center. We’re on Facebook Groups at History San Diego! and on @ExploringWithGeorge on TikTok. All of my YouTube […]

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San Diego History – Power Shifts-The Spanish Empire Declines as The New Nation of Mexico Rises

Welcome Back to History San Diego! On our 11th show of the series, I talk with you about Early 19th Century San Diego in the Northern American context- profiling the Power Shifts that happened as a result of the decline of the Spanish Empire and the Mexican Independence Movement which ultimately changed the trajectory of […]

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What Happened At The Battle of San Diego Bay? – American Smugglers Clash with The Spanish Empire

Join George, on the Season 2 Premiere to learn about when American Smugglers Clashed with The Spanish Military and find out What Happened at The Battle of San Diego Bay in March, 1803. Enjoy shows monthly here on YouTube from September thru May and on @explorinwithgeorge on TikTok. Experience even more San Diego history on […]

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San Diego History- Life at The Mission and Presidio from 1775-1797,Securing The Bay, Fort Guijarros

The History San Diego show is back with a focus on life at the mission and presidio from 1775-1797. As the United States of America is born and forms up the constitutional government by 1789, life goes on at the mission as The Presidio reaches it’s zenith of power under Spanish control and Fort Guijarros […]

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San Diego History-The Early Years at Mission San Diego de Alcalá

San Diego, San Diego History, Junipero Serra, California History, Mission System, The Catholic Church, Mission San Diego de Alcalá , The 1775 Revolt, Luis Jayme Enjoy another History San Diego show as we learn about the early years following the 1769 Spanish Conquest (1770-1775) Learn about the 2nd tragic revolt attempt against the Mission in […]

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