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Golden Trowel Award for Lifetime Achievement - Ronald V. May, June 2, 2012

Award of Excellence for Architectural Rehabilitation from the City of San Diego Historical Resources Board. - Received  May 24, 2012.

Award


 

 


Legacy 106 Inc
Archaeology &
Historic Preservation Consultants

Historic House Research
Historic Landmark Nomination and Mills Act Assistance
San Diego, California

  • Professional Staff
  • Since 1970
  • Historic & Prehistoric Archaeology
  • Historic Building Research / Historic District Investigation
  • Mills Act Research Assistance
  • California Historic Research
  • CEQA Project Processing
  • NEPA Review and NHPA Section 106 Studies
  • Environmental Land Use Issues Research
  • Historic Preservation

Ronald V. May, RPA • Registered Professional Archaeologist
President and Principal Investigator

Phone 858-459-0326
Legacy106inc@aol.com


Mills Act Historical ResearchLegacy 106, Inc. offers a wide range of environmental services to private and governmental agencies. Our professional staff has thirty-five years experience in local, state, and federal government with expertise in historic and prehistoric archaeology, historic research in southern California, and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) project processing. This includes review of environmental land use issues such as environmental initial studies, environmental impact reports, archaeology and historic impact mitigation. 

Legacy 106, Inc. is listed on the City/County/Port District Small Companies Consultant's List and the City of San Diego's Historic Resources Board's Consultant's List. Legacy 106, Inc. has a staff registered professional archaeologist.

List of Designations

 

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Recent Designations & House Studies:
 

Legacy 106 Client Houses Recently Designated as Historical Landmarks and Cultural Resource Management Projects
Legacy 106 Client Houses Recently Designated as Historical Landmarks and Cultural Resource Management Projects

Legacy 106 Client Houses Recently Designated as Historical Landmarks and Cultural Resource Management Projects



La Jolla Tank Rehabilitation Project
La Jolla Tank Rehabilitation Project

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La Jolla Tank Rehabilitation Project

La Jolla Reservation
Pauma Valley, California

Completed June 2014



San Pasqual District B Tank Replacement Project
San Pasqual District B Tank Replacement Project

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San Pasqual District B Tank Replacement Project

San Pasqual Reservation
Valley Center, California

Completed June 2014



William and Vera Wylie Speculation House No. 1
William and Vera Wylie Speculation House No. 1

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William and Vera Wylie Speculation House No. 1

Unknown, Architect
John Dudley Phelps, Builder

1924

Mission Hills Community

Historical Landmark No. 1129 - Designated February 2014



Alberta Security Company / Martin V. Melhorn Speculation House No. 3
Alberta Security Company / Martin V. Melhorn Speculation House No. 3

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Alberta Security Company / Martin V. Melhorn Speculation House No. 3

Unknown, Architect
Martin V. Melhorn, Builder

1919

Mission Hills Community

Historical Landmark No. 1122 - Designated January 2014



Iver and Algeline Lawson House
Iver and Algeline Lawson House

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Iver and Algeline Lawson House

Unknown, Architect
John Dudley Phelps, Builder

1925

Bankers Hill Community

Historical Landmark No. 1123 - Designated January 2014



Chaplain Thomas L. Kirkpatrick House
Chaplain Thomas L. Kirkpatrick House

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Chaplain Thomas L. Kirkpatrick House

Unknown, Architect
Quality Building and Securities Company, Builder

1930

Loma Portal Community

Historical Landmark No. 1118 - Designated November 2013



William J. Chadwick Speculation House No. 2
William J. Chadwick Speculation House No. 2

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William J. Chadwick Speculation House No. 2

Unknown, Architect
William Watterhouse, Builder

1925

South Park Community

Historical Landmark No. 1115 - Designated October 2013



Morris and Ida Irvin Speculation House
Morris and Ida Irvin Speculation House

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Morris and Ida Irvin Speculation House

Unknown, Architect
Morris B. Irvin, Master Builder

1921

North Florence Heights / Mission Hills Community

Historical Landmark No. 1112 Designated July 2013



Paul L. and Nellie M. McCoy Speculation House
Paul L. and Nellie M. McCoy Speculation House

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Paul L. and Nellie M. McCoy Speculation House

Unknown, Architect
Paul L. McCoy, Builder

1928

Kensington Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1108 - Designated June 2013



Mira Monte House
Mira Monte House

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Mira Monte House

Unknown, Architect
Sylvan Ybarra and Davis-Baker Company, Builders

1929

Kensington Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1101 - Designated May 2013



Nathaniel and Ella Sebastian / Edward F. Bryans House
Nathaniel and Ella Sebastian / Edward F. Bryans House

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Nathaniel and Ella Sebastian / Edward F. Bryans House

Unknown, Architect
Edward F. Bryans, Builder

1915

University Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1096 - Designated April 2013



Thomas and Katherine Carter / Lincoln Rogers House
Thomas and Katherine Carter / Lincoln Rogers House

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Thomas and Katherine Carter / Lincoln Rogers House

Lincoln Rogers, Architect
Thomas F. Carter- Carter Construction Company, Builder

1927

Randolph Terrace / Mission Hills Community

Historical Landmark No. 1094 Designated February 2013



B. Franklin and Helen Mahoney / Richard Requa House
B. Franklin and Helen Mahoney / Richard Requa House

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B. Franklin and Helen Mahoney / Richard Requa House

Richard S. Requa, Architect
Unknown, Builder

1921

Inspiration Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1092 - Designated January 2013



John Snyder / Ralph E. Hurlburt and Charles H. Tifal Speculation House No. 3
John Snyder / Ralph E. Hurlburt and Charles H. Tifal Speculation House No. 3

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John Snyder / Ralph E. Hurlburt and Charles H. Tifal Speculation House No. 3

Ralph E. Hurlburt, Architect
Charles H. Tifal, Builder

1926

Mission Hills Community

Historical Landmark No. 1089 - Designated December 2012



Herman and Beulah Allen House
Herman and Beulah Allen House

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Herman and Beulah Allen House

Pack and Peterman, Designer and Builder

1929

Kensington Community

Historical Landmark No. 1076 - Designated October 2012



Augustus and Laura Rehkopf / Pear Pearson House
Augustus and Laura Rehkopf / Pear Pearson House

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Augustus and Laura Rehkopf / Pear Pearson House

Pear Pearson, Architect and Builder

1931

Talmadge Park Community

Historical Landmark No. 1081 - Designated October 2012



Henry H. and Lavina Nelson Speculation House No. 2
Henry H. and Lavina Nelson Speculation House No. 2

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Henry H. and Lavina Nelson Speculation House No. 2

Unknown, Architect
Arthur J.W. Mowlam, Builder

1913

Inspiration Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1078 - Designated October 2012



The Walter and Emilie Albrecht House
The Walter and Emilie Albrecht House

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The Walter and Emilie Albrecht House

Unknown, Architect
G.F. Samuel and Son, Builder

1941

Point Loma Community

Historical Landmark No. 1068 - Designated September 2012



Franta E. Stewart Speculation House No. 1
Franta E. Stewart Speculation House No. 1

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Franta E. Stewart Speculation House No. 1

Unknown, Architect
Unknown, Builder

1927

Normal Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1072 - Designated September 2012



George Thomas and Marie Forbes / Richard Requa Model Home
George Thomas and Marie Forbes / Richard Requa Model Home

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George Thomas and Marie Forbes / Richard Requa Model Home

Richard Requa, Architect
Davis-Baker Company, Builder

1929

Kensington Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1071 - Designated September 2012



August A. and Ellen A. Ross House
August A. and Ellen A. Ross House

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August A. and Ellen A. Ross House

Unknown, Architect
Lloyd N. Sanford, Builder

1955

Kensington Community

Historical Landmark No. 1063 - Designated July 2012



Doctor Frank Dixon House
Doctor Frank Dixon House

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Doctor Frank Dixon House

David C. Tatman, Architect
Robert L. Moore, Builder

1953

La Jolla Community

Historical Landmark No. 1052 - Designated May 2012



George and Bertha Cooley / Lois and Benjamin Torgerson Speculation House No. 1
George and Bertha Cooley / Lois and Benjamin Torgerson Speculation House No. 1

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George and Bertha Cooley / Lois and Benjamin Torgerson Speculation House No. 1

Unknown, Architect
Benjamin M. Torgerson and George E. Cooley, Builders

1931

Kensington Heights Community

Historical Landmark No. 1038 - Designated March 2012



David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House
David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House

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David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House

Unknown, Architect
Unknown, Builder

1896

Palm City Community

Historical Landmark No. 1046 - Designated March 2012



See Our DESIGNATIONS Page for a Complete List of the Buildings We have Helped Homeowners Get Landmarked
See Our DESIGNATIONS Page for a Complete List of the Buildings We have Helped Homeowners Get Landmarked

See Our DESIGNATIONS Page for a Complete List of the Buildings We have Helped Homeowners Get Landmarked



10 Year Anniversary
10 Year Anniversary

10 Year Anniversary

Since 2000



George Hawley Investment Company/ Ralph Hurlburt/ Charles Tifal Speculation House
George Hawley Investment Company/ Ralph Hurlburt/ Charles Tifal Speculation House

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George Hawley Investment Company/ Ralph Hurlburt/ Charles Tifal Speculation House

North Park Community

Pending Historical Resources Board Review (Since November 2011)



The David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House
The David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House

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The David Louis and Susan E. Kretsinger House

1896

Nestor / Palm City Community

Pending Historical Resources Board Review (Since September 2011)



The T.M. and Leonora H. Russell Speculation House # 1
The T.M. and Leonora H. Russell Speculation House # 1

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The T.M. and Leonora H. Russell Speculation House # 1

1922

North Park Community

Pending Historical Resources Board Review (Since August 2011)



Benjamin M. Torgerson, Lois Torgerson, George E. Cooley and Bertha Cooley Speculation House No. 1
Benjamin M. Torgerson, Lois Torgerson, George E. Cooley and Bertha Cooley Speculation House No. 1

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Benjamin M. Torgerson, Lois Torgerson, George E. Cooley and Bertha Cooley Speculation House No. 1

Torgerson / Cooley Builders

1931

Kensington Heights Unit No. 1 Community

Pending Historical Resources Board Review (Since May 2011)



The Franta E. Stewart Speculation House no. 1
The Franta E. Stewart Speculation House no. 1

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The Franta E. Stewart Speculation House no. 1

Builer Unknown

1927

Normal Heights Community

Pending Historical Resources Board Review (Since January 2011)



Dr. Bernard Poland and Evelyn Cunningham House
Dr. Bernard Poland and Evelyn Cunningham House

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Dr. Bernard Poland and Evelyn Cunningham House

Britt & Parker Building Company
1948

A Minimal Traditional Post WWII House

Mission Hills Community

Identified as a Contributor to the Proposed Northwest Mission Hills Historic District



Martin V. & Alberta Melhorn House
Martin V. & Alberta Melhorn House

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Martin V. & Alberta Melhorn House

1920

Mission Hills Community

Historical Evaluation and House History



Commander Wilbur V. and Martha E. Shown / and Louise Severin House
Commander Wilbur V. and Martha E. Shown / and Louise Severin House

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Commander Wilbur V. and Martha E. Shown / and Louise Severin House

Louise M. Severin - Master Builder
1933

Talmadge Park Community

Historical House History



Coonley / Goodwin House
Coonley / Goodwin House

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Coonley / Goodwin House

Banker's Hill Community

Historical Evaluation and House History



Mission Hills Shopping Center Block 54
Mission Hills Shopping Center Block 54

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Mission Hills Shopping Center Block 54

Mission Hills Heritage and Paseo de Mission Hills Developer Reach Compromise - Modified Project Approved by City Council August 2, 2005

Mission Hills Community

In December 2004 , Legacy 106, Inc. prepared this Historic Resource Evaluation for the Community Group, Mission Hills Heritage.



Maggie Irwin Becker                     Beach Cottage
Maggie Irwin Becker Beach Cottage

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Maggie Irwin Becker Beach Cottage

Historical Resources Evaluation

DEMOLISHED October 28, 2005

Mission Beach Community

1924 Airplane Bungalow Beach Cottage



Archaeological Test Report Site CA-SDI-675A
Archaeological Test Report Site CA-SDI-675A "The Via Monserate Site"

Archaeological Test Report Site CA-SDI-675A "The Via Monserate Site"

Fallbrook Community



Analysis of the William E. and Nina Leona Allen Gird Ranch Barn at Via Monserate & Highway 76
Analysis of the William E. and Nina Leona Allen Gird Ranch Barn at Via Monserate & Highway 76

Analysis of the William E. and Nina Leona Allen Gird Ranch Barn at Via Monserate & Highway 76

Fallbrook Community

Historical Survey Report - Reviewed by County of San Diego Historic Site Board June 20, 2005



Frank and Emma Connors House
Frank and Emma Connors House

Frank and Emma Connors House

Old Town Community

Historical Resources Evaluation



Historic Trash Deposits from the Alicante Project at 5th and Redwood Streets
Historic Trash Deposits from the Alicante Project at 5th and Redwood Streets

Historic Trash Deposits from the Alicante Project at 5th and Redwood Streets

Northern Downtown Community

Archaeological Report in conjunction with Pacific West Archaeology, Inc.



Miles House
Miles House

Miles House

Cardiff-by-the Sea Community

Historical Study (Legacy 106, Inc) and Historic American Building Survey (HABS) Report (in conjunction with Sagebrush Consultants)



The Roeslein Homestead on the San Dieguito River - A Rural California Agricultural Community Study
The Roeslein Homestead on the San Dieguito River - A Rural California Agricultural Community Study

The Roeslein Homestead on the San Dieguito River - A Rural California Agricultural Community Study

Miramar Community

Archaeology / Historical Study



West 6th Street - CA-SBR-10,881H
West 6th Street - CA-SBR-10,881H

West 6th Street - CA-SBR-10,881H

San Bernardino County

National Register of Historic Places Eligibility Evaluation with Pacific West Archaeology



Ronald V. May, RPA, Publications
Ronald V. May, RPA, Publications

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Ronald V. May, RPA, Publications



Special Commendation
Special Commendation

Special Commendation

Presented by
Councilmember Donna Frye

on People in Preservation Day



American Cultural Resources Association
American Cultural Resources Association

American Cultural Resources Association

Member of ACRA






Permission to use this
material is granted provided
it is attributed as follows:

Copyright 2011 Ronald V. May
and Dale Ballou May, Legacy
106, Inc., www.legacy106.com.
Rights to Legacy 106
Historical Nomination Reports
are retained solely by Legacy
106, Inc and are not
transferrable.



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