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Bells at Rancho Camulos, near Piru
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1920-1939]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph of the 2 bells in a free-standing frame northwest of the chapel at Rancho Camulos. The bells were used to call worshipers to Mass.
The ranch was included in the 48,612-acre Rancho San Francisco granted to Antonio del Valle, administrator of Mission San Fernando, by Governor Juan B. Alvarado on January 22, 1839, after the secularization of the missions. The rancho remained in the del Valle family until it was sold in 1924.
Text from negative sleeve: Ramona, Camulos (Ventura Ct.) home of ------- Owned 1942 by August Alexander Rubel Arbor leading to the chapel. See Del Valle, Senora Ysabel, w/print
Handwritten on negative: Camulus [sic] Ranch
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Rancho Camulos (Calif.)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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