Then and now: Living in a cottage


One of the interesting early cottages in the Village was the Waverley in the early 1900s. It stood at 7917 Ivanhoe at the corner where the street meets Roslyn Lane and presently is the site of Bay Media Associates.

Trivia: How much population growth occurred between 1900 and 1920? For the answer, SCROLL DOWN.


La Jolla has grown dramatically from its 350 residents in 1900. From 1900 to 1920, tourism became the economic base of La Jolla. With the end of the First World War, La Jolla grew to 4,000. During this era, the beach cottage look began to give way to the elegant California Spanish style.