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Dan Kwong has early snapshots and formal photographs of Japanese and Chinese family members, as well as correspondence collected by his Japanese grandfather while interned by the U.S. government during World War II from 1940-1945. Mr. Kwong's archival documents also include scripts, photographs...

Contact: 
Dan Kwong
Phone: 
310-453-4544

 

Daniel Muñoz's collection has books on the history of Los Angeles County; newspaper articles from Echo Park and other neighborhoods and cities in the count regarding hospitals, transportation, and many other subjects; City of Los Angeles directories from 1887 through 1940, with some years...

Contact: 
Phone: 
213-250-2214

 

8mm, super 8mm 16mm home movies from the 1920's through the 1980's. 78rpm home made records, yearbooks from schools and universities State and county-wide. Still photographs and negatives. The collection tries to focus on African American & Latino families.

Contact: 
Debbie Martinez
Phone: 
562-461-9484

 

Dating back to the late 1800’s, the archive contains over 2 million negatives, photographs, and turn-of-the-century 5X7 glass negatives of numerous events in Los Angeles and history at large. Also included are recorded oral histories, photographic scrapbooks, photographic equipment and...

Contact: 
Mrs. Antoinette Watson
Phone: 
(818) 484-8130

 

Denison Library’s Special Collections are extensive and varied, ranging from classical literature to Californiana. They include the Scripps College Archives, which provide a significant record for the study of the college since its inception in 1926 and for the history of women’s education in...

Contact: 
Judy Harvey Sahak
Phone: 
909-621-8973

 

Within the City of Pasadena, the Design and Historic Preservation Section reviews plans for construction and building alterations affecting historic properties, conducts historic building surveys, carries out environmental reviews in compliance with state and federal laws regarding the...

Contact: 
Kevin Johnson
Phone: 
626-744-7806

 

History of early California, the Dominguez family and early Aviation

Contact: 
Ms. Alison Bruesehoff
Phone: 
310-603-0088

 

The Downey Historical Society is located at the Downey History Center in Apollo Park. For more than thirty years, the society's all-volunteer staff has been gathering and preserving records and artifacts from and about the southeastern part of Los Angeles County. The society's collection...

Contact: 
Mr. John Vincent
Phone: 
562-862-2777

 

Contact: 
Dr. Melvin Hale
Phone: 
(310) 489-7727 / or toll free (844) 489-7727

 

The collection of the Duarte Historical Society and Friends of the Library focuses on the history of the City of Duarte and adjacent Bradbury. Its archive includes photographs, records, and other artifacts related to the settlers and families who developed Duarte, the local schools, and the...

Contact: 
Mr. Irwin B. Margiloff
Phone: 
626 303-1266