Ventura - Then & Now
Local historian Glenda J. Jackson again conjures up Ventura's past, with comparisons of vintage images to contemporary photography of landscapes and structures.
The county seat of Ventura County traces its historyback to 1782 and the founding of Mission San Buenaventura. The “City of Good Fortune” incorporated in 1866 and today numbers more than 110,000 residents. The author of books on Ventura, Glenda Jackson regularly shares the town's rich history through historical walking tours and lectures.
About the Author
A resident of Ventura County since 1969, Glenda Jackson has written for numerous periodicals on antiques. She lectures on vintage clothing and Victorian etiquette and has been a City of Ventura historical tour guide since 1997. Her extensive collection of Ventura memorabilia includes early newspapers, brochures, maps, photographs, and other publications.
: Arcadia Publishing
: Then and Now
: 164 Black And White
: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)