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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compton,_California

Dominguez's name was later applied to the Dominguez Hills community south of Compton. The tree that marked the original northern ...

www.comptoncity.org/visitors/history.asp

These families had wagon-trained south from Stockton, California in search of ways to earn ... The rising waters forced the Compton party to take to high ground .

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Aug 14, 2015 ... N.W.A. on the cover of 'Straight Outta Compton' ... For much of its early history, Compton was actually a quiet, mostly-white suburb that, briefly, was even .... Expiring California Program Pays Off MortgageSimpleLoanSite.com.

www.blackpast.org/aaw/compton-california-1867

Click here · Home › African American History in the West ... Compton is a city in Southern California, located in south Los Angeles County. Compton was settled ...

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Jan 11, 2011 ... Departures is KCET's oral history and interactive documentary project that thoroughly explores neighborhoods through the people that live ...

www.britannica.com/place/Compton-California

Compton. California, United States. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 9-15-2017 See Article History. Similar Topics.

www.amoeba.com/blog/2011/02/eric-s-blog/california-fool-s-gold-exploring-compton-los-angeles-county-s-hub-city.html

Feb 23, 2011 ... Recently, a program on The History Channel hilariously claimed that "going to Compton is a death sentence for non-blacks." Not only are most ...

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The survey indicated approximately 50,000 gang members in California, .... which originated in and around the Piru Street area in Compton, California; thus,  ...

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Race and Schools in Compton, California ... In this extraordinary journey through Compton's history, Emily E. Straus interweaves the structural and the local, ...