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Rob Pearce: ‘One Family’s Legacy: 157-year tie to the Owens Valley

Press release The Friends of the Eastern California Museum’s celebration of Inyo County Sesquicentennial continues this week with a history presentation by local historian and author Rob Pearce. On Friday April 22 at 7:00pm at the Bishop city Council Chambers,  Pearce will be giving a slide show presentation titled “ One Family’s Legacy: 157 year […]

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Water wars: ‘The Untold Story’

– Press release Those looking for a villain during the time of the Owens Valley ‘water wars” should cast an eye toward the Watterson brothers, who used their Inyo County Bank to exert a heavy-handed influence on the residents of the county while they themselves were involved in unethical banking and financial dealings. And the […]

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