Sierra Madre Historical Archives

Address: 
440 West Sierra Madre Boulevard
Sierra Madre, CA 91024
United States
Contact: 
Debbie R. Henderson
Phone: 
626.355.7186

Archives and Collections

Description of Collection: 

The Sierra Madre Historical Archives collects, preserves, and provides access to a variety of materials that tell the Sierra Madre story: photographs, slides, postcards, scrapbooks, city directories, maps, letters, periodicals, posters, works of art, sound recordings, moving images, and ephemera. The archives collection includes the Sierra Madre Oral History Project in which residents describe Sierra Madre social life and customs. The collection's subject area strengths include San Gabriel Mountain resorts accessible via local trails and Sierra Madre art and artists. The local history collection is built on a partnership. It is jointly owned and maintained by the Sierra Madre Historical Preservation Society and the Sierra Madre Public Library.

Regions covered: 
Sierra Madre, San Gabriel Mountains
Languages: 

Management

Online Catalog URL: 
https://sierramadre.biblionix.com/catalog/
Catalog System: 
Records for select archival holdings can accessed via the library catalog.
Digital Formats: 
Some photographs and oral history recordings have been digitized.
Repository: 
No
Loans to Outside?: 
Yes
Exhibited?: 
Yes