South Pasadena Public Library, South Pasadena Historical Archives

1100 Oxley Street
South Pasadena, CA 91030
United States
Chelsea Nassif

Archives and Collections

Institution Type: 

The City of South Pasadena Historical Archives contain primarily material pertaining to the history of the South Pasadena area, with some of the material dating to before the city’s incorporation. Included are files on city buildings listed in the National Registry of Historical Landmarks, biographies of prominent government officials, city telephone directories dating back to 1885, and an extensive collection of photographs. The business, residential, and city documents in the archives range from chamber of commerce publications to records related to the history of the city’s school system.

Regions covered: 
South Pasadena