Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Aerial of Seaside, 1967

A 1967 aerial photo looking north over Roberts Lake in Seaside and Canyon Del Rey Blvd., prior to Highway 1 and the Monterey Beach Hotel being constructed.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Ed Leslie Racing, 1964

#98 Ed Leslie races his Cobra through the corkscrew during the U.S. Road Racing Championships in May of 1964 at Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, Calif.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Pope John Paul II, Sept. 1987

Pope John Paul II during his sermon to thousands of people at Laguna Seca in Monterey on September 17, 1987.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Monterey Jazz Festival, 1967

Dizzy Gillespie and Carmen McRae perform on the main stage Sunday night, September 17, 1967 during the Monterey Jazz Festival. Gillespie was a regular performer at the Monterey Jazz Festival and McRae brought her jazz vocals to the festival several times.