Monday, February 13, 2012

The Savannah Receives Preliminary Approval

Randy Wiggins, 69, sitting under 100-year-old Camphor tree, where 30 of his relatives are buried at Savannah Memorial Park Thursday, February 9, 2012. Savannah Memorial Park, which contains the graves of many of Southern California's first pioneers, was recently named on California's Register of Historic Landmarks. (SGVN/Staff Photo by Walt Mancini)    
The Savannah Memorial Park has received preliminary approval from the state commission for Historic Landmark Status, the next step is to await approval from the commissioner of the State Department of  Parks and Recreation.

The full story which ran in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune can be read at this link San Gabriel Valley's Rich History