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February 9, 2013 4:19 PM

The story of San Luis Obispo's namesake

The real person for whom our county and county seat were named became a hostage at the age of 14. His life as a prisoner lasted nearly seven years.

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About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.

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