In this episode of Coastal Heritage, we learn about California’s majestic Palos Verdes Peninsula and how it was brought to life by the vision of Frank Vanderlip, a leading New York financier near the turn of the 20th century.

About the Coastal Heritage series: A series that goes back in time to discover the historic people and places that shaped the Palos Verdes Peninsula into the treasure it is today.

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Photos provided by Palos Verdes Library District Local History Collection, Harris & Ewing Collection (Library of Congress), Don Christy Aerial Archive, Vanderlip Family Archives, Bryce Lowe-White Peacock Collection.