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California: Its History and Romance - Page 159
by John Steven McGroarty - 1911 - 393 pages
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Richard Henry Dana - Sailors - 1840 - 483 pages
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred...
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative

Richard Henry Dana (Jr.) - Sailors - 1883 - 470 pages
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...dotted about, here and there, irregularly. There are in thia place, and in every other town which I saw in California, no streets nor fences (except that here...
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Two Years Before the Mast

Richard Henry Dana - 1890 - 470 pages
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the housas — about a hundred in number — were dotted about, here and there, irregularly. There are...
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Richard Henry Dana - Seafaring life - 1890 - 362 pages
...houses being plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred...
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American History Told by Contemporaries, Volume 4

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred in number — were dotted about, here and there, irregularly. . . . . . . The next day we...
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Two Years Before the Mast and Twenty-four Years After, Volume 23

Richard Henry Dana - Sailors - 1909 - 424 pages
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred...
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American History Told by Contemporaries, Volume 4

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses — about an hundred...
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Two Years Before the Mast

Richard Henry Dana, Jr. - Sports & Recreation - 2000 - 488 pages
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...There are in this place, and in every other town which 1 saw in California, no streets nor fences (except that here and there a small patch might be fenced...
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