A weekly radio program hosted by historian and author Ellen Bell that discusses the history of Orange County, California. Each program will feature first-person interviews with people who were there as the county made its transition from sleepy citrus groves to the master-planned home of more than 3 million people.
Monday, February 1, 2016
James Irvine (1827-1886)
James Irvine (1827 - 1886)
Irvine History Today Wednesday, February 3, 2016
James Irvine was the patriarch of the family that owned the Irvine Ranch for more than a century. This week's show discusses the "rags to riches" story of this unique California pioneer.