1915 Expo Centennial - San Diego's Historic Places

Marston House & Park, Kate Sessions, Cabrillo Bridge, Grant Hotel, Streetcar #4

Thursday, December 28, 09:00 pm on KPBS

Duration: 0:26:46

Description: Join Elsa Sevilla, Host and Producer of San Diego's Historic Places as she uncovers stories from the 1915 Exposition in Balboa Park. Find out how civic leader George Marston enlisted the talent and guidance of New York Architects to help design Balboa Park. Also, we'll show you wonderful black and white photos on how the Historic Cabrillo Bridge was built ahead of the Exposition and how nearby hotels, like the Historic U.S. Grant, and also the San DIego Electric Railway, played a key role in the fair's success 100-years ago.


Broadcast In: English