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Menlo Park History

Cronkite-Ratcliff, Bryce, Camp Fremont Documentary - YouTube (uploaded April 15, 2011)
Cooley Landing: Cultural Resource Inventory and Assessment, prepared by R. Scott Baxter, Rebecca Allen
   and Mark G. Hylkema for The City of East Palo Alto (August 2007).
Fredricks, Darold, Menlo Park and the railroad, The Daily Journal (Mar 28, 2011), p. 3.
Frimel, Bill, Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, (May 9, 2010)
History of the Menlo Park City School District & our Community
Killelea, Patrick, Visiting Menlough in Ireland, origin of Menlo's Name, (Jun 11, 2011).
Menlo Park City School District - History - Note: this site contains many supporting links.
Menlo Park Fire Protection District - History
Menlo Park VA Hospital - 50 years: A LookBack. Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System 1960 – 2010.
Miller, Lewis Richard, History of the San Francisco and San Jose Railroad, San Mateo Junior College
   (June 1941).
Svanevik, Michael and Shirly Burgett, From Menlo Park to Siberia in WWI, The Daily News (11/8/2014), p. A08.
The Church of the Nativity History
Thurlow Estate becomes Dibble General Hospital becomes SRI International, Menlo Park City School District: History of the District and Community.
West Bay Sanitary District - Mission & History

Sandstone & Tile, the thrice yearly publication of the Stanford Historical Society, has many substantial articles relevant to the history of Menlo Park

Bridges in Menlo Park

Bridge statistics for Menlo Park covers most vehicle bridges in Menlo Park
Bridge statistics for Palo Alto covers the El Camino bridge over San Francisquito Creek and the Pope Street
   bridge over San Francisquito Creek to Chaucer Street in Palo Alto


USGS Topographical Map Explorer - "Go" to Menlo Park or Palo Alto, "Click" on Palo Alto 1897, 1899, 1943, 1948, 1953, 1968, 1973, or 1991
Stanford Park (1907), Hoag and Lansdale's subdivision

Two Menlos - A friendship agreement between the City of Menlo Park and Galway City, Ireland

Preserving Historic Structures

Joel Berman, Stanford removes Lagunita Diversion Dam, Stanford News, Feb. 27, 2019
Kelly, Kevin, Menlo Park: City OKs funds for new 'Menlo Gates', The Daily News (3/14/2018, updated 2/16/2018)
Kelly, Kevin, Menlo Park: Historical association wants to erect replica of iconic Gate, add museum, Daily News (1/8/2016, revised 1/11/2016)
Clendenin, Jym, Menlo Park celebrates clock tower's 25th birthday, (June 20, 2012)
Clendenin, Jym, Visitor from Galway ties Menlo Park to Its Irish roots, (Oct 16, 2012)
Wood, Barbara, The Irish Connection, The Almanac (Oct 24, 2012)
Drekmeier, Peter, A Creek Runs Through It: The Story of San Francisquito (Aug 22, 2014) - video 30:19 min
Lum, Rebecca Rosen, Red-faced Menlo Park backtracks on history book, (Feb 15, 1999)
Steve Staiger, The mysterious Peter Coutts by Steve Staiger (Palo Alto Historian), Palo Alto Online (Dec. 9, 1998)