Other Publications

My work has variously appeared in the Bakersfield Californian; Bakersfield Magazine; The Blackboard; publications of the Kern County Historical Society; Quarterly of the Kern Genealogical Society; Quarterly of the Tulare County Historical Society; newsletter of the Golden Empire Chapter, American Institute of Architects; Levan Humanities Review at Bakersfield College; and The Pulse, monthly publication of Kern Division, California Retired Teachers’ Association. I’m author of _Race, Sports and Black Unity, 1875-1988, Voices From Chops Lawrence’s Bakersfield_ , ISBN 978-1-7338860-0-0, and I was the co-author of  _Peasant in a Paper Suit_ , biography of local wrestling promoter Steve Strelich, ISBN 1466464941 .  I’m a past president of Kern County Historical Society.

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    _Kern County Goes To The Fair, 1871-1952_


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