Earth Day is an Offspring of the Civil Rights Movement


In an interview with editor B. Jesse Clarke, environmentalist Carl Anthony talks about the founding of the earth day movement and how the movement has developed over the years.

Allensworth in Local, Regional, and International Context


The Bakersfield College Delano Campus Cultural and Historical Awareness Program (C.H.A.P.) is pleased to announce its first event for the spring 2016 semester.  African American Migrations in the American Far West & U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: A History of Allensworth in Local, Regional, and International Context.

Volunteers Needed for Earth Day


Volunteers are needed April 16th at Colonel Allensworth State Park (SHP) for the 18th Annual California State Parks Foundation’s (CSPF) Earth Day Restoration and Cleanup. Colonel Allensworth SHP is one of 24 California state parks that are taking part in the Earth Day cleanup activities.

CSPF Park Champions Volunteer Work Day

The California State Parks Foundation Program is hosting a work day at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park on Saturday, April 9, 2016. This work day will focus on painting park buildings.

Colonel Allensworth Has Spherical Photos on Google Maps

These interactive spherical photos allow you to look around and explore inside the buildings at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park.   Stop by Google Maps and take a walk through the Schoolhouse, Church or even the Colonel’s house.