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SAN DIEGO’S HISTORIC PLACES: Julian

Airs Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: The Eagle Mine was one of the first mines to operate in Julian. Visitors can take a tour inside the mine, and learn how it operated.

SAN DIEGO'S HISTORIC PLACES (SDHP) is an Emmy-nominated and award-winning documentary series like no other on local television. The series explores and details the areas history dating back to the 16th century, focusing on the various groups of people living in the region. SDHP is produced and created by award-winning journalists Elsa Sevilla and Guillermo Sevilla. It is produced through Sevilla Productions exclusively for KPBS.

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After Fred Coleman discovered gold in 1869, many prospectors (pictured) came to Julian to work in the mines.

"Julian" - Find out how the historic town of Julian was founded after the U.S. Civil War and how it survived the Gold Rush of the late 1800s. You'll want to take a step back in time as we tour the town's historic cemetery, gold mine and talk with the grandson of the town's founder - Drue Bailey. That's on the next episode of SAN DIEGO's HISTORIC PLACES.

Past episodes of SAN DIEGO'S HISTORIC PLACES are available for online viewing.

Julian

Find out how the historic town of Julian was founded after the U.S. Civil War and how it survived the Gold Rush of the late-1800s. You'll want to take a step back in time as we tour the town's historic cemetery, gold-mine and talk with the grandson of the town's founder - Drue Bailey. That's on the next episode of San Diego's Historic Places - Julian.

WATCH PAST EPISODES

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We take a look back at some of our favorite segments of San Diego's Historic Places.

San Diego Pioneers

We look at some trailblazers in San Diego's history, and the impact they had on the growth of our region.

Old Town Mexican Period

We look at the families that made up Old Town in the early years.

Heritage Park

A visit to Heritage Park in Old Town, we show you the renovation project that's underway, and plans for the future.

Theaters

San Diego's historic theaters, from the ones that are still around to the the ones we lost. We explore theaters in San Diego.

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