Area Histories

Bakersfield and Kern City Directory 1899

This book is a Brewer-Pipkin Publishing Company reprint of Bakersfield and Kern City's (East Bakersfield) first city directory of 1899, listing business and residential names and addresses.

DETAILS: 52+3 pages, hardbound, 1987.

AUTHOR: A.C. Maude

ISBN: 1-892622-02-5

PRICE: $14.95

Price, tax and shipping: $21.11

The historical photographs of Bakersfield's forgotten past, show the city’s historic streetscapes, businesses and other scenes of the past. It has become a classic photographic album, with thousands of copies in its hardbound form sold. This is a pre 1940 look into the developmental history of Bakersfield.