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Tejon Ranch History podcast

Sep 29, 2022

War has officially broken out between the U.S. and Mexico and guess who’s right in the middle of it all? Edward F. Beale.

This episode also introduces a new character, those who follow Tejon Ranch and California history will surely know: John C. Fremont.

Listen and learn more!


Sep 15, 2022

Edward Fitzgerald Beale's oceanic adventures continue in episode 4.

Beale, now with a promotion and a bright future in the U.S. Navy arrives on the California coast of Monterey. With a mixture of sunlight and fog the frigate Congress enters the bay - with a possible war with Mexico looming.


Aug 30, 2022

Open seas!

In the previous episode Tejon Ranch founder Edward Fitzgerald Beale was on board the USS Independence exploring the seas.

In this episode, we find Beale continuing his naval journey to the Mediterranean and eventually to the Pacific under the helm of none other than Commodore Robert Stockton. 


Aug 1, 2022

Season 3 focuses on the life of Tejon Ranch founder Edward Fitzgerald Beale: explorer, rancher, naval officer, humanitarian, politician, businessman, and diplomat.

In this episode, we find a young Beale in Boston, on board the USS Independence, an old frigate built in 1814 (with its own story to tell), and on the open...


Jul 27, 2022

This season focuses on the life of Tejon Ranch founder Edward Fitzgerald Beale: explorer, rancher, naval officer, humanitarian, politician, businessman, and diplomat.

Beale not only had a profound influence on the birth of the Ranch but also was instrumental in the early development of California. He is an American...