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Announcing Hidden Histories!

Tue, 04/02/2024
LA as Subject and ONE Archives at USC are excited to announce the debut of Hidden Histories: Discovering Los Angeles' LGBTQ+ Collections. A project is funded by a generous grant from the…
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LAAS Members in the Spotlight: Bradley Center’s Black Power Archives Oral History Project

Fri, 02/16/2024
The Tom & Ethel Bradley Center, an LA as Subject member, was featured in several news articles about the recent Black Power Archives Oral History Project that is a part of its extensive…
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LA as Subject's 2023 "Beyond the Bazaar" Newsletter Just Published!

Fri, 02/02/2024
L.A. as Subject's annual newsletter "Beyond the Bazaar" has just been published and sent out to our members. In this issue, readers can find: Recap of the 2023 Archives Bazaar Profile featuring…
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A Recap of the 2023 Archives Bazaar

Thu, 01/25/2024
Over 500 visitors attended the eighteenth annual Los Angeles Archives Bazaar held by L.A. as Subject on October 28, 2023. Sixty-seven L.A. as Subject members participated as exhibitors and shared…
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Remembering Ernest Marquez (1924–2024)

Thu, 01/18/2024
It is with heavy hearts that we extend our sympathies to the family of Ernest Marquez (1924–2024), a local historian and an extraordinary collector of Los Angeles history. Ernest Marquez passed away…
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Highlights from the 2022 Archives Bazaar: 10 Fascinating Southern California Collections and Historical Organizations

Tue, 10/03/2023
Visitors poured over vintage photos, old city maps and historic artifacts shown by over 70 history organizations at the 17th annual Archives Bazaar last October 2022. Every year, Southern California…
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