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Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, California 90045-2659
Phone: (310) 338-5710
Fax: (310) 338-5895
Email: Special.Collections@lmu.edu
Collections with online items: 9
Physical collections: 139
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Big Pine Citizen Newspaper Collection

The was the weekly newspaper of Big Pine, California, a town in the northern Owens Valley of the California Sierras. The collection holds issues from the years 1922, and 1924 to 1928, the decade in which the Owens Valley Water...

Black (J. D.) Papers

The J. D. Black Papers (CSLA-15) contain photographs, publications, correspondence, and organizational records related to J. D. Black's career and business in Big Pine, California. Of particular value are the records of the reparations organizations of Big Pine active during...

Boltenstern (Werner von) Postcard Collection

The Werner von Boltenstern postcard collection is one of the largest publicly-accessible collections in the United States. It contains approximately 1 million postcards from around the world, dating from the beginnings of postcard production in the late 19th century, and...

Boltenstern (Werner von) Shanghai Photograph and Negative Collection

The Werner von Boltenstern Shanghai Photograph and Negative Collection consists of negatives and photographs of Shanghai, China, in the later 1930s and 1940s. Especially valuable are the images of Jewish refugees from Nazi-ruled Europe living in Shanghai.

Boyle (John W.) Film Stills and Photograph Collection

The John W. Boyle Film Stills and Photograph Collection consists of film stills and photographs related to movies that this cinematographer shot in the 1910s and 1920s.

Dockweiler Family Papers

The Dockweiler Family Papers, CSLA-12, includes both textual and non-textual materials, and runs from 1827 to 1996, with the bulk dates between 1890 and 1950. The holdings on Isidore B. Dockweiler anchor this collection; most material after 1950 concerns Mary...

Hurley/Wright Surveyors Map Collection

This collection contains surveyors' field books, plat maps and other maps from counties of Southern California, spanning the years from 1855 to 1968.

Venegas Family Papers

The Venegas Family Papers document extensively the history of this family, headed by Dolores (1900-1991) and Miguel Venegas (1897-1994), in Los Angeles and the state of Jalisco, Mexico, through textual and photographic materials, DVDs, and Roman Catholic realia.

Workman Family Papers

These holdings consist of materials related to the life and accomplishments of a leading Los Angeles family, the Workmans, influential in city politics, social work, and prperty development.