Palos Verdes Local History Center

Address: 
701 Silver Spur Rd.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
United States
Contact: 
Monique Sugimoto
Phone: 
310-377-9584, ext 213

Archives and Collections

Description of Collection: 

The Local History Collection for the Palos Verdes Library District focuses on the social and cultural history of the Palos Verdes Peninsula from 1920 to the present. This fairly extensive collection includes rare books, photographs, maps, blueprints, loose-leaf materials, scrapbooks, newspaper clip-pings, telephone books, and oral history interviews—all relating to the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

Regions covered: 
Four Peninsula cities: Palos Verdes Estates, Rolling HIlls Estates, Rolling Hills, Rancho Palos Verdes
Languages: 

Management

Institution Type: 
Catalog System: 
ArchivistToolkit for accessioned records. Accession lists and preliminary inventories available for unprocessed collections. Cataloged items arranged by the Dewey Decimal System and on-line public access catalog. Uncataloged records can be access through the card catalog in the Local History Center.
Digital Formats: 
Digitized collection available through digital repository, www.palosverdeshistory.org
Repository: 
Yes
Loans to Outside?: 
No
Exhibited?: 
No