William B. Gross, a theatrical agent and sometime actor, brought his talents to San Diego
William Gross, seated in the car at the far right, on a visit to Grossmont with Fred Jackson in 1909.
Ed Fletcher with Grossmont in the background, c. 1908. He first filed a subdivision map in 1910 naming the area Grossmont Park.
The Grossmont Inn built in 1913 later served as Ed Fletcher’s family residence.
A popular Grossmont resident, Ernestine Schumann-Heink, is seen in a photograph autographed to Ed Fletcher, c. 1907.
The Grossmont home of Carrie Jacobs Bond, 1920.
THE PHOTOGRAPHS are from the San Diego History Center’s Title Insurance and Trust Collection.