Daily Breeze collection

Special Collections
Margaret Herrick Library © 2013

Descriptive Summary

Title: Daily Breeze collection
Date (inclusive): 1920s-1990s
Collection number: 1442
Creator: Daily Breeze
Extent: 31.6 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

Important Information for Users of the Collection


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Preferred Citation

Daily Breeze collection, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of the Daily Breeze, 2008


The Daily Breeze, established in 1894, is a newspaper serving the South Bay area of Southern California.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Daily Breeze collection spans the 1920s-1990s and encompasses 31.6 linear feet. The collection consists primarily of photographic prints and negatives of individuals in the entertainment industry, along with a small number of motion picture production photographs. These photographs were originally part of the newspaper's photograph morgue.


Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

Indexing Terms

Daily Breeze