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ID: 7015406
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 33 57 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 33.9500  decimal degrees
Long: 117 23 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -117.3833  decimal degrees

Note: Once part of Rancho-Jurupa; began as silk-producing colony & as citrus-growing center for Washington oranges in 1873; site of University of California at Riverside (1907), California Baptist College (1955) & nearby March Air Force Base.

Names:
Riverside (preferred,C,V)
Jurupa (H,V)

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 Riverside (county)  ................  Riverside (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Riverside (inhabited place)  ....................  Riverside (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  laid out as Jurupa in 1870
city (C)  ............  incorporated in 1883
county seat (C)  ............  since 1893
agricultural center (C)
university center (C)
manufacturing center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Jurupa..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 95
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6056224
Riverside..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
....................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 95
....................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6056224
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 95
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6056224
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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