The Journal of San Diego History
San Diego History Center Quarterly
Spring 2015, Volume 61, Number 2

San Diego Invites The World: The 1915 Exposition: A Pictorial Essay

Iris Engstrand and Matthew Schiff

The Wax and Addleson Families: Military Service Abroad and on the Homefront

Donald H. Harrison

On the Cusp of an American Civil Rights Revolution: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Final Visit and Address to San Diego in 1965

Seth Mallios and Breanna Campbell

Landscape, Seascape, Dreamscape Masterworks: Art of the Exposition Era

Molly McClain

San Diego Invites the World

Jonathan Bechtol

Coast to Cactus in Southern California

Adrienne McGraw


Front and Back Matter

The San Diego History Center gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the Robert D.L. Gardiner Foundation and the Quest for Truth Foundation for their ongoing support of The Journal of San Diego History. Additional support is provided by Journal of San Diego History Fund of the San Diego Foundation and private donors.

Front Cover: Colorized postcards from the 1915 Panama-California Exhibition. (Clockwise) California Tower, Botanical Building, Cabrillo Bridge, and Commerce and Industries Building.

Back Cover: USO Headquarters at Horton Plaza, World War II, supported by the Wax Family of San Diego.

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