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Frank Kimball House, 21 West Plaza Boulevard, National City, San Diego County, CA



B&W Photos

HB95508
General View Of House On Original Site (from Photograph By Parker And Parker, 1873)

HB95509
General View From Across Street (original Photograph Labelled Courtesy Donald Smith, Ca

HB95510
Close View With Evans Family In Front (original Photograph Labelled Courtesy Donald Smith, Ca.1906)

HB95511
Southeast Front, From East


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Item Title


Location
21 West Plaza Boulevard, National City, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-2166
Building/structure dates: 1868 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1910
Significance: The house was the residence of the founder of National City, Frank Kimball. It was a lavish house of its time and is one of the few remaining structures of its era in San Diego County. It has been moved and extensively altered.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF HOUSE ON ORIGINAL SITE (from photograph by Parker and Parker, 1873)
2. GENERAL VIEW FROM ACROSS STREET (original photograph labelled courtesy Donald Smith, ca. 1906).
3. CLOSE VIEW WITH EVANS FAMILY IN FRONT (original photograph labelled courtesy Donald Smith, ca.1906)
4. SOUTHEAST FRONT, FROM EAST


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