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28 Nov

Old School Friendship

In the fall of 1945 Dick Nixon was a junior Navy officer having recently returned stateside from assignment in the [&hellip

30 Oct

Fall is for College Football

Richard Nixon honed his indomitable fighting spirit playing football all four years at Whittier College. Each fall he and his [&hellip

10 Jul

A “Sock it to ’em” Politician’s Love of Boxing

As a young boy growing up in Yorba Linda and Whittier, Richard Nixon loved all sports, admitting “I have a [&hellip

15 Jun

A Father’s Day Surfboard at the White House

Richard Nixon loved the ocean ever since his childhood growing up in Southern California. When he was a young boy, [&hellip

14 Jun

Richard Nixon’s First Movie – Across from the Spit & Argue Club

Yorba Linda has a current population of nearly 70,000 residents. But when Richard Nixon was born there just over 101 [&hellip

28 Feb

Space Shuttle Endeavor’s Southern California Nixon Roots

The space shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center is truly an amazing exhibit for all to see. Equally amazing [&hellip

10 Jan

We Celebrated at 323 for President Nixon’s 101st!

It is well known that Richard Nixon was born in Yorba Linda, and raised in Whittier, graduating from Whittier High [&hellip

31 Dec

Southern California’s Final Whistle Stop Campaign

The greater Los Angeles area, including Orange County, is so densely populated that politicians do not campaign by train through [&hellip

11 Nov

Happy Veteran’s Day, Richard Nixon

In honor of Veteran’s Day, here are some terrific pictures of Richard Nixon serving in the South Pacific. Thousands of [&hellip

30 Sep

A Country Boy with a Country Appetite

Richard Nixon was raised a country boy. When he was born in Yorba Linda, there were only about three hundred [&hellip