Rancho Camulos

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Santa Paula Historical Society
P. O. Box 842
Santa Paula, California 93060
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Rancho Camulos
Dates: March 1994
Collection Number: 6-OH-137
Extent: one folder
Repository: Santa Paula Historical Society
Santa Paula, California 93060
Abstract: A presentation on the Rancho Camels, early rancho in Ventura County, which now has a National Landmark designation
Language of Material: English



Publication Rights


Preferred Citation

Rancho Camulos. Santa Paula Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Santa Paula Historical Society

Biography/Administrative History

Rancho Camulos ws built in 1857 and owned by the del Valles family of Los Angeles, it continues to be a working ranch today and is now also a museum.

Scope and Content of Collection

Mitch Stone covers the early development and ownership of Rancho Camulos. Then he discusses its historical significance, mainly its identity with Helen Hunt Jackson's novel, Ramona.