Tag Archives: Seal Beach Elementary School

May 10th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1940, District Superintendent of Schools Jerry Hickman McGaugh gave Seal Beach schoolchildren extra cause to celebrate. Since the Memorial Day holiday fell on Thursday, May 29th that year,  J. H McGaugh announced that the school district would … Continue reading

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January 20th in Seal Beach History

On this date in 1914, the citizens of Seal Beach agreed by unanimous vote to accept the donation of a $6000 tract of land offered by the Guy M. Rush Company and the Bayside Land Company to be the site … Continue reading

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Somber Seal Beach

Aerial Seal Beach – 1920s click on the image for a larger view This photo is listed as being from the twenties, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it was actually taken in the early thirties.  Except for a few … Continue reading

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Seal Beach School Days

Seal Beach Elementary School – 10/1924 The more things change, the more they stay the same.  Every September, Seal Beach kids  return to nine months of homework, pop quizzes, and report cards.  Boy, look at all those happy faces.   Well, … Continue reading

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Our Boys in Blue

Images of The Week Seal Beach Junior Police – 1929 Fellow Seal Beach history buff Stan Berry e-mailed us a couple of weeks ago to graciously offer to share some of his collection of photographs and memorabilia from Seal Beach … Continue reading

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