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Island Voices

Listen to or download stories of life on Santa Cruz Island as told by various island residents and visitors. Please note that these are audio files only.

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Delphine Caire, with father Justinian, around 1880s
(photo courtesy of Santa Cruz Island Foundation)
Length: 1 min 30 sec
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Eunice Felton, around 1890
(photo courtesy of Santa Cruz Island Foundation)
Length: 59 sec
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Margaret Eaton, with husband Ira, 1920
Length: 54 sec
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Red Craine, 1941
(photo courtesy of Santa Cruz Island Foundation)
Length: 53 sec
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Julie Tumamait-Stenslie, 2009
Length: 2 min 57 sec
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John Gherini, 2009
Length: 5 min 33 sec
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David Begun, 2009
Length: 1 min 31 sec
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Lulis Cuevas, 2009
Length: 3 min 54 sec
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Did You Know?

Archeological site                                    timahaufphotography.com

The Channel Islands are home to the most well-preserved archeological sites on the Pacific coast, with more than 10,000 years of continuous human occupation recorded.