On February 21, 1852, 160 years ago today, the Los Angeles Star published the first of Hugo Reid’s 22 letters about language, laws, religion, food, clothes, and customs of the local Tongva Tribe in Southern California .
The Fandango - Charles Christian Nahl dedicate this to my Californio ancestors
A Californio ranch near Monterey, c. 1849, Alfred Sully, artist, watercolor on paper. Collection of Oakland Museum of California
Vaquero Of Early California
Phil Tognazzini etchings
Arming Sword, 1530-1580, spanish or italian - Art of Swords
Espada de caballería - Alemania - 1530
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