This beautiful Gingko biloba and its sidekick bench caught my eye a few weeks ago in San Diego’s historic Presidio City Park:
After taking the picture, I went over to the bench. Here’s what I found:
Since I always have been a fan of history, a memorial created in 1935 really piqued my interest.
I found a newspaper clipping from The Press Democrat of Santa Rosa, California, published on Wednesday, October 30, 1935.
I also found this from the book, San Diego in the 1930s: The WPA Guide to America’s Finest City:
I’m quite familiar with the Estudillo House since I did a blog post on it back on February 13, 2015: San Diego Historical Landmarks—#14: Casa de Estudillo.
And there you have it.