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Guide to the Palisades Historical Image Collection
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Palisades Historical Image Collection
    Dates: 1885-1980
    Collection number: Collection numbers are assinged to each image. Consult repository.
    Collector: Santa Monica Public Library
    Collection Size: Approximately 3,000 images available online.
    Repository: Santa Monica Public Library
    Santa Monica, California 90401
    Abstract: The collection illustrates the history of Pacific Palisades with historical photographs, postcards and other visual records.
    Physical location: Santa Monica Public Library Main Library.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
    Digitized photographs available online.

    Access

    Collection is available to all. Original images are in archival storage and have no public access.

    Publication Rights

    The Library's Digital Collections are intended for personal, research, scholarly and educational purposes. Permission to use or reproduce the images and other contents must be obtained from the Santa Monica Public Library. The Library assumes no responsibility for the improper use of any content from the Digital Collections.

    Preferred Citation

    Palisades Historical Image Collection, Imagine Santa Monica Digital Local History Collection, Santa Monica Public Library.

    Acquisition Information

    Images were donated to the Santa Monica Public Library from the Clearwater Collection and the Pacific Palisades Historical Society Collection.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection illustrates the history of Pacific Palisades from its founding with historical photographs, postcards and other images including images of the City and its landscape, founding families, surrounding canyons, beaches, neighborhoods, and parks.

    Arrangement

    By accession.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Clearwater, Clifford
    Clearwater family
    Founder's Oak (Pacific Palisades, Calif.)
    Marquez family
    Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    Temescal Canyon (Calif.)