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A short list of significant publications available at our bookstore

Title Author/Publisher Summary

Memories of the Early Settlements

Ella Mc Cain/Mountain Empire Historical Society An important personal account of the trials and tribulations, joys and events in a large area of the Mountain Empire including Dulzura, Potrero and Campo
Sam Cameron's Diary; 1875-1903 Sam Cameron/MEHS A personal diary by Sam Cameron where he revealed his true feelings about every topic he thought about; life, sheep, cows, girls, the weather and much more
Campo, the Forgotten Gunfight by Bryon Harrington The tale of the gunfight between the Cruz Lopez Gang (Mexican bandits) and the Gaskill Brothers (early settlers in Campo)
History of Highway 94 Shirley Bowman Reider/HEHS History of the Historic Highway 94 from Jamul to Boulevard
May They Rest in Peace Cherry S. Diefenbach/MEHS Stories of the Milquatay Pioneer Cemetery and other cemeteries in the Mountain Empire area
History of Agua Caliente Springs and Agua Caliente Regional Park Frederick H. Wills/MEHS A history along S-2 east of the Laguna Mountains
Buenos Dias, Tecate June Nay Summers/MEHS An authoritative early history of the founding of Tecate, Mexico and Tecate, USA
Annie Cameron Busley's Diaries Edited by Cherry Diefenbach/MEHS A collection of 5 diaries by Annie Cameron Busley covering activities and people in the Mountain Empire from 1926-1950 with many supporting photos included

Potrero Roots - A Backcountry Heritage

Shirley Bowman Reider/MEHS (in process) A history of the pioneers and development of the Portrero area from 1868 to present day
Potrero Roots - Volume II Shirley Bowman Reider/MEHS (in process) Additional historic information on Potrero and Campo

Used Books Available for Resale!

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