Mojave Desert History:
Mojave Desert Regional & Local Histories
History in the Mojave Preserve
Native Americans such as the Chemehuevi and the Mohave understood the area as a homeland and a transportation corridor. Early Europeans and Euro-Americans viewed the ...
History of the Victor Valley
Historic Portal - The story of the Victor Valley, California.
A Brief History of the Cajon Pass
The Cajon Pass is the valley that separates the San Bernardino and San Gabriel mountain ranges. At one time these ...
Upper Mojave Desert
The northwestern part of the Mojave Desert, including the Indian Wells Valley, Searles Valley, the Rand District and Boron area.
Mojave River Valley
In 1776 when Francisco Hermenegildo Garces, a missionary priest, came overland from the Colorado River, following a trail parallel to the Mojave River.
Death Valley History Overview
A collection of articles relating to Death Valley in history.
Death Valley Ghost Towns
The who, what, when, where and why of Death Valley ghost towns.
The Last Antelope in Antelope Valley
Were there ever any antelope there in the first place? Where did they go?
Mountain Meadows Massacre
In the early morning hours of September 7th, a party of local Mormon settlers and Indians attacked and laid seige to the encampment. For reasons not fully understood, ...