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Art Center opened in 1930 in Los Angeles. Our institutional archival collections date from the early 1930s to the present, and contain photographs, publications, documents, and moving images that trace the history of the College. We receive research requests looking at art and design education...

Contact: 
Robert Dirig
Phone: 
626-396-2208

 

The James Lemont Fogg Memorial Library offers an extensive collection of resources on art and design, along with materials on the arts community in Los Angeles and Pasadena as represented by the Art Center College of Design’s faculty and students from the early 1940s to the present. The library’...

Contact: 
Mr. George Porcari
Phone: 
626-396-2232

 

The Asian Pacific Community Fund is a philanthropic fundraising organization whose mission is to support health and social service programs that serve the critical needs of Asian and Pacific Islander families, youth, elderly, and disabled. Its holdings consist of organizational materials,...

Contact: 
Ms. Debra Fong
Phone: 
(213) 624-6400

 

The Asian Pacific Resource Center was established in 1979, to meet the information needs of a sudden influx of new immigrants from East and Southeast Asia. The center includes resources in English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Vietnamese. The emphasis of English language materials is on the...

Contact: 
Linda Fernandes
Phone: 
(626) 573-5220

 

The Automobile Club of Southern California was founded in 1900, and the records of its undertakings provide a distinctive picture of life in the region during the twentieth century. The documents and pictorial materials in the club’s archive relate not only to the club’s history but also to...

Contact: 
Morgan Yates
Phone: 
213-741-4486

 

Access to the archival and artifact collections of the Autry National Center Museum of the American West and the Southwest Museum of the American Indian is through the Institute for the Study of the American West's Autry Library or Braun Research Library. The Autry Library collects books, sound...

Contact: 
Marva Felchlin
Phone: 
(323) 667-2000

 

Ayn Rand lived in Los Angeles twice during her lifetime. Her papers document the work she completed while living here.

Contact: 
Jenniffer Woodson
Phone: 
949-222-6550, x214

 

The institution has Special Collections including: 1) Local history; 2) American religious history; and 3) history of the American west. Under Local History, the Azusa-Foothill Citrus Collection consists of manuscripts, legal and business papers, financial journals and ledgers, photographs and...

Contact: 
Dr. Paul Gray
Phone: 
626-815-5062

 

Our mission is to identify, collect, preserve, exhibit and make available to the public information that documents the history of the City of Beverly Hills. The time frame of our collection is from the 1840s to the present. Included in our collection are photographs, correspondence, newspapers,...

Contact: 
Karen Buth
Phone: 
310.288.2285

 

Beyond Baroque is a small, independent literary archive center. Its holdings include chapbooks, volumes of fiction and poetry, literary periodicals, small edition works, and audio recordings of events at the center. The publications relating to poetry and literature date from the 1960s through...

Contact: 
Mr. Fred Dewey
Phone: 
310-822-3006

 

Historical photographs and information on the history of Los Angeles and the Southern California area. Archive specializes in the history of the television and motion picture industry (studios) in the U.S. and Los Angeles specifically.Archive also has in it architectural history of the Los...

Contact: 
Mr. Marc Wanamaker
Phone: 
323-461-2714

 

The Black Resource Center (BRC) was founded in 1978 as a special service of the County of Los Angeles Public Library to meet the informational, cultural, and educational needs of African Americans in Los Angeles County, by supporting research and study on social, historical and cultural aspects...

Contact: 
Ms. Rose Mitchell
Phone: 
310-538-0059

 

Photographs that reflect the tradition that African Americans in Los Angeles have with the Pacific Ocean.

Contact: 
Rick Blocker
Phone: 
323-715-6137

 

Artifacts, documents,photographs and memorabilia of Rancho Tujunga

Contact: 
Sheri Smith
Phone: 
818-352-3420

 

Hsitorical Society focused on history and peoples of Boyle Heights

Contact: 
Arthur Torres
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