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March 26, 2014 1:09 PM

How the Cal Polys — SLO and Pomona — got their names

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. A small out-of-the-way community, one of the longest university names in the U.S. Pronunciation mistakes were made.

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David Middlecamp

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .

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