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All View - LOCAL HISTORY :ALLVIEW Take a quick trip to the...
LOCAL HISTORY :ALLVIEW Take a quick trip to the Italian Riviera By Julie Farren Special to The Sun HK1j1,AN1)S Tito name of Jorge and Olya Rivera's Mediterranean-style house, "Allview," perfectly describes their home in the southern part ofliodlands. Stand on the terrace off the second floor of the home and you can spot downtown Hedlands, especially the towering Hedlands Federal Hank building on State Street. On a clear day. you also can see the San Bernardino Valley from high atop the Knoll Hoad home. The millionaire couple who originally owned the home, Oliver and Gertrude Hicks, were able to afford their treasure because of a simple invention by Mrs. Hicks: a pickle container. The llickses, both inventors by trade, built the three-story N "JhfX) c,lru3 st. - A A"'" -A j. ' Prospect j oV - . Park j Ke - SUN GRAPHICS home in 1905 as a replica of a home on the Italian Riviera. Oliver Hicks developed corrugated paper, which later was fire-proofed. Gertrude Hicks also in See HISTORYH5 Public The Rediands home called 'Allview' was built in 1905 Dy a pair ot In ventors from the East. meetings

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  1. The San Bernardino County Sun,
  2. 12 Dec 1996, Thu,
  3. Page 65

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