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Malibu: Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit

W. W. Robinson

Malibu: Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit

an historical approach

by W. W. Robinson

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Published by Ward Ritchie Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malibu (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Malibu (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: The Malibu: Southern California"s famous rancho, its romantic history and present charm.

      Statementby W. W. Robinson. Personal considerations, essays by Lawrence Clark Powell. Illus. by Irene Robinson.
      ContributionsPowell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-, Robinson, Irene B. b. 1891, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF869.M27 R6 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination86 p.
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5751671M
      LC Control Number71013013

      In , the Rindges purchased acre Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit from Henry Keller. The price was about $10 an acre for the Malibu ranch which was a little over a mile wide and extended along the coast for about 20 miles from Las Flores Canyon westward to the Ventura County Line. Ownership of the Rancho—without clear title—passed to Tapia’s widow, then to their granddaughter and husband, Maria and Leon Victor Prudhomme, who later sold it to Irish born Don Mateo (Matthew) Keller for about 10 cents an acre in Keller eventually cleared the title when he received a grant to Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit in

      The acre Harvard Boulevard site was the center of the Rindge family’s vast empire, which included acre Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit and parts of the San Joaquin Valley.   In , the Spanish colonizers finally put the area they named Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit in the hands of Spanish subject Bartolo Tapia. Tapia .

      About Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit Listings in Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, Malibu, CA 19 Estimated median home price $6,, Abstract: The Rindge and Adamson family have a long history in Malibu, California, dating back to when Frederick and May K. Rindge purchased acre Spanish land grant, Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, also known as Malibu Rancho, from Matthew Keller. In , their daughter, Rhoda Agatha, married Merritt Adamson, the superintendent of the ranch, and together, they helped manage .


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W Robinson. Robinson writes of history past, the story of Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit; Lawrence Clark Powell writes of history present, his personal reflections as a contemporary Malibu resident" (CHSQ, p. 71). "The Malibu is probably the rarest and least known of all the books written on Malibu, but also one of the best" (Marcus).

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Longtime native Ronald Rindge, who was there to witness a significant segment of those years unfold, recently completed a historical book, “Malibu Rails and Roads: A Photographic Journey Across. The Malibu: Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit by W.

Robinson; 1 edition; First published in ; Places: Malibu (Calif.). Journey Across Rancho Topanga-Malibu-Sequit (). But there’d been an even older road, privately built a good while before the county one following on the heels of World War I.

AND THUS BACK to the earlier part of the matchless Rindge era. The book by Robinson and Powell includes a chapter headed “A New Englander Becomes a Ranchero.”. Malibu Chapter 2: Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit. by Taylor Coffman. GLAMOROUS AND WORLD-RENOWNED it may now be, but Malibu through most of the nineteenth century was of humble, earthly, purely roughhewn character.

“Cow counties” these coastal parts of southern California were called in the mids, areas much more rural and. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

The Malibu: I. Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit: An historical approach in SearchWorks catalog. The grant was made inwith the name Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, possibly the first recorded use of the name Malibu.

Tapia settled on the land, to graze his cattle and raise his family. InLeon Victor Prudhomme, who married Tapia's granddaughter, acquired title to the Rancho Malibu. The Malibu Historical Society was founded with two goals: to document and preserve photographs and documents relating to the Spanish land concession that became Rancho Topanga-Malibu-Sequit, and to safeguard the Adamson House and its land from inappropriate developmental pressures.

The story of the Adamson House begins with love. Rhoda Agatha Rindge was the headstrong young heiress of the Rancho Topanga Malibu.

The photo at the top of the page shows the gate posts of the eastern entrance to Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, circa. Malibu was still an outpost of the wild west in those days, a mile expanse of unspoiled, unoccupied, undiscovered country.

It isn't any of those things any more, but it's still beautiful and surprising. A brief essay introduces each of five sections: “Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit: - ”; “The Swingin’ Thirties: - ”; “Life During Wartime and after: - ”; “The Golden Years - - ”; “Beach Blanket Berserko: - ”; and “Malibu Is Stranger than Fiction: - ”.

Born in Cambridge, MA, Frederick Hastings Rindge (—), came from a prosperous New England textile manufacturing family, attended Harvard University, and migrated to California in With an inheritance, he bought the Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, a 13,acre tract awarded to José Bartolomé Tapia and his descendants in   In the s, the Spanish crown gave away tracts of land to military and nobility, and one of the last to survive intact was the Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit, later purchased by Author: Alexandra Pechman.

a parcel of land in the city of malibu, county of los angeles, state of california, being a portion of the rancho topanga malibu sequit as confirmed to matthew keller by patent recorded in book 1, pageset seq., of patents, in the office of the county recorder of said county, and being portions of parcels aFile Size: 1MB.

The Spanish land grants like San Rafael, Los Feliz, San Pascual, San Pedro, San Antonio, Topanga Malibu Sequit, Los Nietos, and Buena Vista were gifts from the Spanish crown to individuals who had Author: Glen Creason.Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit Explained.

Rancho Topanga Malibu Sequit was a acres Spanish land grant in the Santa Monica Mountains and adjacent coast, within present day Los Angeles County, was given by Spanish Governor José Joaquín de Arrillaga in to José Bartolomé Tapia.

The present day communities of Malibu and western Topanga are located on parts of the .