Category Archives: Pomona History

Resurrecting the Mayfair Hotel

So last week, the new owner of the Mayfair Hotel gave myself and the Enchantress of Alvarado a tour of the place. After the previous owner’s attempts to gut the building and restore it to some degree of it’s former … Continue reading

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Docenting for the Home Tour

From “Miss Pert’s Christmas Tree,” illus. by J. Paget-Fredricks, in Horn Book, vol.5, n.4, p.109. So this weekend I docented for the Pomona Historic Home Tour, and it was absolutely fabulous! When people approached the house owned by the Martinez … Continue reading

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