The Finding Aid of the Malibu Natural Disasters Collection 0139

Kelsey Knox
Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
July 2015
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA, 90263-4786

Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
Title: Malibu Natural Disasters Collection
Identifier/Call Number: 0139
Physical Description: 0.42 Linear Feet 1 box
Date: 1983-2007
Abstract: The Malibu Natural Disasters Collection is comprised of photographs of natural disasters that occured at Pepperdine University and the surrounding area of Malibu. These events include several fires as well as an earthquake, storms, and flooding. The collection also includes photographs of benefits for these disasters.
Container: 1


The Malibu Natural Disasters Collection is arranged in chronological order by occurance of each disaster.

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Natural Disasters Collection, Collection no. 0139, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

Scope and Content

The Malibu Natural Disasters Collection contains photographs related to natural disasters that have occurred on the Pepperdine campus or in the surrounding Malibu area between the years 1983-2007. These disasters include fires, storms, flooding, and an earthquake.

Processing Information note

The collection was arranged and described by Kelsey Knox in July, 2015.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Malibu (Calif.) -- History
Pepperdine University

box 1

Storm Damage- Photographs 1983

box 1

Fire Damage- Photographs 1985 October

box 1

Floods/Sandbagging- Photographs 1993

box 1

Malibu Fire- Photographs 1993

box 1

Pepperdine Administrators Fire Relief Concert- Photographs 1993

box 1

Earthquake- Photographs 1994

box 1

Fireman's Reception- Photographs 1994 January

box 1

Malibu Floods- Photographs 1995 January

box 1

Pepperdine Fire- Photographs 1996

Physical Description: (3 folders)
box 1

Fires/El Nino- Photographs 2000 March 24

box 1

Pepperdine Damage- Malibu Post Fire Photographs 2007 October