A Word from Our Librarian

In his latest article, Michael Redmon gives interesting context to the naming of Orpet Park, one of many lovely Santa Barbara destinations. E. O. Orpet was one of Santa Barbara’s most distinguished horticulturalists.

Read the full article here!

Michael Redmon, Director of Research at the Santa Barbara Historical Museum, will answer your questions about Santa Barbara’s history. Visit him at the Museum’s Gledhill Library, or write him c/o The Santa Barbara Independent.