The Salvation Army Museum of the West

30840 Hawthorne Blvd.
Palos Verdes, CA 90275
United States

Archives and Collections

The Salvation Army Museum of the West houses materials of the Western Territory of the Salvation Army. The Southern California Division is headquartered in Los Angeles proper but services all of Southern California, including Salvation Army churches, Adult Rehabilitation Centers, shelters, and other programs run by The Salvation Army. The collection chronicles the developments and changes of The Salvation Army from its first arrival in Los Angeles in 1887 to present day.

Regions covered: 
Material includes all communities which have had or presently have a Salvation Army presence in the Western Territory including the Southern California Division.