Name of Notable Genus AsNotedIn No Address Proximity Area
Name Genus AsNotedIn Address Proximity Area
Peter Gano House
  • Sight
  • NRHP
718 Crescent Ave
Tuna Club of Avalon
  • Sight
  • NRHP
100 St Catherine Way
William Wrigley, Jr Summer Cottage
  • Sight
  • NRHP
76 Wrigley Rd
Zane Grey House on Catalina Island
  • Sight
199 Chimes Tower Rd


Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1543/01/03 Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo Died Juan Cabrillo dies from complications to a leg injury sustained from a fall on Santa Catalina Island
1892/00/00 Hancock Banning Owner Hancock, Joseph and William Banning purchased Catalina Island for $128,740
1912/05/10 Glenn Luther Martin Founder Glenn Martin flies his seaplane from Newport Beach, California to Avalon on Catalina Island, setting two world records
1915/00/00 William Wrigley Jr Owner Hancock, Joseph and William Banning sell Santa Catalina Island to William Wrigley, Jr
1920/04/27 Lawrence William Nuttall Botonist L W Nuttall studies the plants on Santa Catalina Island, later writing - Flora of Santa Catalina Island, published by Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
1956/07/00 Barstow family have fun on Catalina Island Disneyland Dream

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Particulars for Santa Catalina Island:
Physiographic feature Island

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Avalon Town

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Chinatown (film) Film Roman Polanski Setting

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