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Monthly Archives: January 2004

Mammoths- California’s Gold (7001)

Written on January 9, 2004 at 1:03 am, by

Huell Howser visits two locations to learn about California’s Ice Age history. At the George C. Page Museum in Los Angeles and at Sonoma Coast State Beach the Columbian Mammoths that once roamed our state come to life.  2004

Bikes- California’s Gold (6010)

Written on January 9, 2004 at 12:59 am, by

A look at L.A.’s bike history with stops at the Pasadena Museum of History, a Sunday Morning ride back in time as Huell uncovers other important stops in LA’s Bike history.  2004

Skunk Train- California’s Gold (6007)

Written on January 9, 2004 at 12:55 am, by

Following the the coastal “Redwood Route” as it has since 1885, the Skunk Train takes Huell on an inspiring ride through ageless redwoods and over spectacular mountains. It began as a logging train taking valuable lumber to the Mendocino Coast, and now provides passengers a glimpse of history and scenic beauty. Skunk Train 707-964-6371 www.skunktrain.com  Continue Reading »

Muybridge- California’s Gold (6006)

Written on January 9, 2004 at 12:50 am, by

Huell is off to Stanford University to learn about Eadweard Muybridge and his ground breaking photographs of animal locomotion. With the financial help of wealthy Leland Stanford, a former California Governor and founder of Stanford University, Muybridge used multiple cameras to capture innovative images of animals in motion. His venture, which would make contributions to art and  Continue Reading »