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Monthly Archives: August 2005

Reagan Ranch-California’s Gold (127)

Written on August 12, 2005 at 9:47 pm, by

Huell gets a tour of the Santa Barbara ranch home of President Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, who named it Rancho del Cielo. Huell hears stories about the historic events that took place there, as well as more personal stories from a former secret service agent assigned to President Reagan. 2005

John Muir Home-California’s Golden Parks (129)

Written on August 12, 2005 at 9:32 pm, by

Huell tours the the Victorian residence in Martinez where the naturalist John Muir lived from 1890 to his death in 1914, and meets the special folks who are responsible for preserving this important site. While living there, Muir laid the foundations for the creation of the National Park Service in 1916.  2005