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Reminiscences of the Dominguez Ranch and the Carson family

Judson Grenier

Reminiscences of the Dominguez Ranch and the Carson family

an oral history

by Judson Grenier

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Published by Dominguez Archives Committee, California State College in Dominguez Hills .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rancho San Pedro, Calif.,
  • Los Angeles County (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Carson family.,
    • Dominguez family.,
    • Carson, John Victor, 1893-1976.,
    • Rancho San Pedro, Calif.,
    • Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Victor Carson ; interview by Judson Grenier.
      ContributionsCarson, John Victor, 1893-1976.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS71.C321 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. :
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4938474M
      LC Control Number76365709

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Battle of Dominguez Rancho or The Battle of the Old Woman's Gun or The Battle of Dominguez Hills (October , ) was a military engagement of the Mexican–American War. The skirmish took place within Manuel Dominguez's 75,acre ( km 2) Rancho San Pedro Background. After receiving word of.

      The Dominguez Oil Fields are located in Los Angeles County, California. The Dominguez Oil Fields Company is now owned and cortroled by Shell Oil. Below is a history of the Dominguez Ranch: The Rancho San Pedro, which came to be known as the Dominguez Ranch, began as a generous gift of 75, acres of land to a Spanish soldier in This address is actually in unincorporated Los Angeles County, closely surrounded by Carson, Compton, and Long Beach., View of adobe ranch house with covered walkway and arcade, with lawn and hanging leaves of pepper tree in foreground, , , Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.

      ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum, Compton, CA. K likes. CA State Historical Landmark No. National Register of Historic Places Adobe built in on Rancho San Pedro, 1st Spanish land grant in .


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Reminiscences of the Dominguez Ranch and the Carson family. Dominguez Hills, Calif.: Dominguez Archives Committee, California State University, (OCoLC) Great deals on Chapbook/Pamphlet Books.

Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items. The original land grant encompas acres, including the entire Los Angeles harbor. The land has passed through successive generations and remains in the Dominguez family.

Today, the descendants operate the Watson Land Company and the Carson Estates Company on the original Rancho land. Arnold R. Trimmer, Reminiscences of the Dominguez Ranch and the Carson family book native of California, spent nearly his entire life in Carson Valley.

His parents moved from Diamond Valley, California to the historic Frey ranch at the outskirts of Genoa in when he was four. Trimmer made a living by ranching and raising hay and cattle. History.

Originally Rancho Dominguez was a small part of the Spanish land grant Rancho San Pedro, from the King of Spain in The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum on South Alameda Avenue is the historic ranch home of land grantee Juan Dominguez and Manuel Dominguez, the men for whom the area is Dominguez family lived in the home until the s and it is now a retirement.

September 7, — Wine press from the Dominguez Ranch, located just north of the historic Rancho Temescal, immediately west of the current Lake Piru. The wine press is on display at Rancho Camulos, which acquired it from the Dominguez family in It had been in the Lechler Museum in Piru.

Carson, John Victor: "Reminiscences of the Dominguez Ranch and the Carson Family: An Oral History," Judson Grenier, 1st and 2nd eds.Box 2, Folder 16 Carson, George Earl birthday press release The hole Dominguez Hills course at the Dominguez Hills Golf Course facility in Carson, California features 1, yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of The course rating is and it has a slope rating of Dominguez Hills golf course opened in American Golf Corporation manages this facility, with Joyce Sato as the General Manager.

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L ying south of Los Angeles, just a few miles from the busy harbor at San Pedro Bay, Carson is both a new city and an old community.

Long home to Native Americans, the area that would become Carson quickly fell into Spanish hands in the late eighteenth century. For nearly one hundred and fifty years, its destiny lay with the Dominguez family, whose expansive Rancho San Pedro became a center.

Recently, the Dominguez family has been host to the King and Queen of Spain, the Governors of California, and other dignitaries at events held throughout the Rancho lands. Today, the descendants of the Dominguez family operate the Watson Land Company and the Carson Estates Company on the original Rancho land.

The center of this vast landhold was the Dominguez Rancho homestead, located in what today is the eastern portion of Carson, known as Dominguez Hills. It is here that his nephew built the historic Dominguez Ranch Adobe inwhich still stands today as a proud monument to Carson.

For this book, Poling-Kempes has drawn on information not available when Valley of Shining Stone was written. The biography of Juan de Dios Gallegos has been enhanced and definitively corrected.

The Robert Wood Johnson (of Johnson & Johnson) years at Ghost Ranch are recounted with reminiscences from family s: One of the first things you will see when you park at the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum is the Rose Gardens and surrounding Topiary.

The Dominguez Seminarians built a rose garden as a summer Works Project Administration (W.P.A.) under President Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal program in the s.

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The Dominguez Family. The drought of the ’s brought many rancheros of both Anglo and Spanish descent out of business and the Dominguez family was one of the few to survive. One of the sons-in-law to Manuel Dominguez, George Carson pushed for sheep raising due to his previous experiences and was able to add an average of a thousand sheep to the ranch flocks.

The year-old Dominguez estate is currently the focus of a spirited tug of war between the cities of Compton and Carson.

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Get directions, maps, and traffic for Rancho Dominguez, CA. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. The Battle of Rancho Dominguez, also referred to as "The Battle of the Old Woman's Gun", occurred on October 8, It was a military engagement of the Mexican–American War and took place south of Los Angeles on the Dominguez Family's Rancho San Pedro.

Horse of a Different Color ends the "roving days" of young Ralph Moody. His saga began on a Colorado ranch in Little Britches and continued at points east and west in Man of the Family, The Fields of Home, The Home Ranch, Mary Emma & Company, Shaking the Nickel Bush, and The Dry have been reprinted as Bison Books.The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum on South Alameda Avenue is the historic ranch home of land grantee Juan Dominguez and Manuel Dominguez, the men for whom the area is named.

The Dominguez family lived in the home until the s and it is now a .Frank Yparraguirre was born of Basque parents in San Francisco in but spent most of his early life on the family ranch in Sweetwater.

While still a young man, Mr. Yparraguirre lost his enthusiasm for the life of a rancher, and in he moved to the Minden-Gardnerville area of Carson Valley and became invested in business and sales.