Santa Catalina Island in Vintage Images

In the course of the years, the 76-square-mile island of Santa Catalina has hosted Native-American tribes, ecu sailors, American travelers, or even the Chicago Cubs. The island has survived either ecologically and culturally, resisting the temptation of turning into a Coney Island of la. during the paintings of its citizens besides chewing gum rich person William Wrigley Jr., Santa Catalina Island is as attractive this present day because it was once while it was once stumbled on in 1542.

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