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Author Event: Motel California, A history of the motel in the golden state.

July 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Discover the history of the motel in the golden state. Author Heather M. David will be discussing her new book, Motel California.  The book is a is a celebration of sparkling blue pools, flashing neon signs, automatic ice machines and bleached white towels. It is the story of the rapid rise and subsequent decline of the individually owned mom-and-pop motel in The Golden State. A unique documentation of American culture at perhaps what will be the most prosperous time in United States history.

Additional Information: 650-522-7818


San Mateo Public Library
55 West 3rd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94402
San Mateo, CA 94402 US
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