Newport Beach – A Look Back

Photo series courtesy of Balboa Island Museum & Historical Society

Newport Beach A Look Back 8.6.19

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This cottage might not look particularly special, but here’s the thing: This house was located on Marine Avenue in the 1930s. And if it looks somewhat familiar, that’s because today, it is the home of Dad’s Donuts.

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