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Need to do a report on a famous Californian? Here are just a few.

Activists 

Name Bio
Cesar Chavez J 92 Chavez
Sarah Winnemucca J 92 Winnemu
Biddy Mason J 92 Mason

Architects

Name Bio
Julia Morgan J 92 Morgan

Artists

Name     Bio
Ansel Adams J 770.92 Adams
Walt Disney J 92 Disney

Astronauts

Name Bio
Sally K. Ride J 92 Ride

Athletes

Name Bio
Jim Abbott J 92 Abbott
Kobe Bryant J 92 Bryant
Julie Foudy J BIO Foudy
Jackie Robinson J 92 Robinson
Tiger Woods J 92 Woods

Authors

Name Bio
Jack London J 92 London
John Steinbeck J 92 Steinbeck
Amy Tan J 92 Tan
Yoshiko Uchida J 92 Uchida

Entertainers

Name Bio
Shirley Temple Black J 92 Black

Explorers

Name Bio
John Charles Fremont J 92 Fremont

Missionaries

Name Bio
Father Junipero Serra J 92 Serra

Pioneers

Name             Bio
Kit Carson J 92 Carson

Presidents

Name Bio
Herbert Hoover J 92 Hoover
Richard Nixon J 92 Nixon
Ronald Reagan J 92 Reagan

These books are only a tiny sample of what is available in the library. Please see a librarian for further info.