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ID: 7014032
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Fullerton (inhabited place)  Fullerton (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 33 52 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 33.8667  decimal degrees
Long: 117 55 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -117.9167  decimal degrees

Note: Developed as citrus center with construction of Santa Fe Railroad 1888; residential & industrial growth has expanded since WW II; site of several universities including California State University at Fullerton (1959).

Names:
Fullerton (preferred,C,V)  ............ named after George H Fullerton in 1887

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of California (state)  ............  California (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Orange (county)  ................  Orange (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Fullerton (inhabited place)  ....................  Fullerton (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  developed after 1888
city (C)  ............  incoporated in 1904
agricultural center (C)
college centers (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Fullerton..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 47
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6046929
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) V, 47
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6046929
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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