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Overview This collection contains materials related to Charles “Carl” H. Eilers (1875-1948) and his family. The Eilers owned and farmed Rancho San Pedro Lands between Dominguez, Alameda, Del Amo, and Santa Fe streets in what was to become Carson, CA from 1889 to 1958. Included in the collection are deeds and title papers, tax reports, receipts, statements, court papers and legal documents, ledgers, correspondence, photographs, newspaper articles, and books. Bulk of material in English, with some...
Dates: 1872-2009; Majority of material found within Bulk 1889-1958
Overview Robert C. Gillingham was a historian who focused on the South Bay, specifically the Rancho San Pedro, the Dominguez family, and Compton. This collection consists of correspondence, drafts, and manuscript copies related to his work on The Rancho San Pedro and Yesterdays of Compton.
Overview This collection includes correspondence, brochures, newsclippings, papers, and copies of historical documents related to the Rancho San Pedro. Subjects include the Dominguez Adobe and Claretian Seminary, families descended from the Dominguez sisters, companies owned by these descendants, and the history of the Rancho San Pedro.
Overview This collection contains of over 400 black-and-white negatives and photographic prints of Terminal Island, Port of Los Angeles, San Pedro, Port Hueneme, and Catalina Island, taken between 1938 and 1947. Photographs include businesses, residences, airports, warehouses, coastlines, railroads, and neighborhoods. The collection has been digitized and most of the material is available online.
Dates: 1938-December 1947
Overview This collection includes correspondence, legal documents, tax documents, and bonds created by the Title Insurance and Trust Company. These materials are related to trusts held by members of the Dominguez family and land that was once part of the Rancho San Pedro.
- Dominguez Estate Company 2
- Gillingham, Robert C. (Robert Cameron), 1896- 2
- Allison, Alexander 1
- Amo, Gregorio del, 1858-1941 1
- California State University, Dominguez Hills 1
- Carson Estate Company 1
- Carson, John Victor 1
- Del Amo Estate Company 1
- Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum 1
- Dominguez Water Company 1
- Dominguez Water Corporation 1
- Eilers, Charles H. , 1875-1948 1
- Schrader, Martha 1
- Ticor Title Insurance Company of California 1
- de Francis, Maria de los Reyes Dominguez 1 ∧ less