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Title
Hotel Don Rafael de Castro / Rio del Mar Country Club Inn
In 1929, the Hotel Don Rafael de Castro was built on the cliffs overlooking the Monterey Bay. It was expanded in 1936 and changed its name to Rio del Mar Country Club Inn. The night of March 17, 1963, it burned to the ground.
Source of information
Caption on photo "Club Rio del Mar"
Date Created and/or Issued
1930s
Publication Information
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Contributing Institution
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Collection
Photo Collection
Rights Information
This photograph/postcard is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.
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Description
In 1929, the Hotel Don Rafael de Castro was built on the cliffs overlooking the Monterey Bay. It was expanded in 1936 and changed its name to Rio del Mar Country Club Inn. The night of March 17, 1963, it burned to the ground.
Source of information
Caption on photo "Club Rio del Mar"
Type
image
Format
Image
Identifier
LH-0191
https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9455
Language
English
Subject
Hotel Don Rafael de Castro
Rio del Mar Country Club Inn
Time Period
1930s
Place
Rio del Mar

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