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A deep dive on LA history with a member of local "royalty," a real Californio




Horsemen at the Lugo adobe in Bell Gardens
Horsemen at the Lugo adobe in Bell Gardens
LA Public Library Shades of LA Collection

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An Angeleno family going back 3 generations here is considered ancient; but Theresa Chavez is a real Californio, dating back to 1771 when her family owned an original rancho ... How many Romanian restaurants can you name? Add Parsnip in Highland Park to the short list ... We say TOMATO, they say TOMATL: Adolfo Guzman Lopez helps us explore Nahuatl. (Photo: LA Public Library Shades of LA Collection)