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Coronado Tent City

The words “tent city” carry historical connotations of homelessness, poverty and “Hoovervilles”.  And then there’s Coronado Tent City.   An extraordinary seaside resort created by tycoon John Spreckels, Coronado Tent City flourished from 1900 to 1939.   It even had its own … Continue reading

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