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Honoring Our Historic Heritage, La Jolla Landmarks Week celebrates preservation efforts, March 11-18

Honoring Our Historic Heritage, La Jolla Landmarks Week celebrates preservation efforts, March 11-18

Like a mother talking about her child, Seonaid McArthur, chair of the La Jolla Landmark Group, describes her historically designated home at 391 Via del Norte.

“(My home) is a Spanish Revival from 1930. Just after the 1915 Panama-California Exposition, the craftsmen skilled at wood-carving were still in San Diego (and they created) these beautiful doors and windows … I’ve never seen anything like it,” she said, proudly pointing to her front door’s stained glass, depicting early San Diego scenes.

McArthur will be one of the hosts of La Jolla Landmarks Week, presenting the opening event at her Herbert Mann-designed home. “Feasting on History,” which doubles as a fundraiser for...

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