This small group of 32 items contains personal and business papers, in Spanish, of landowner
Blas Aguilar (born 1808) and members of his family, chiefly in
San Juan Capistrano, San Diego, and Los Angeles, California.
Blas Aguilar was born in San Diego in 1808. He was, for a time, majordomo of the San
Diego Mission and in 1841 acquired some land at San Juan Capistrano, where he made
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