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Tuesday, April 18, 2006

In Search of Lost Time Capsules

Random Genealogy passes along a great link to The Nine Most Wanted Time Capsules. The list overlooks the gazillion capsules buried and forgotten at family reunions over the years.

3. Corona, California, Time Capsules
The City of Corona seems to have misplaced a series of 17 time capsules dating back to the 1930s. Efforts to recover the capsules in 1986 were in vain. "We just tore up a lot of concrete around the civic center, "said the chairman of the town's centennial committee. A Los Angeles Times reporter has called Corona "the individual record holder in the fumbled time capsule category."

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