When I Think of Home: Images from L.A. ArchivesMain MenuIntroductionThe greater Los Angeles area is on the traditional lands of the Gabrielino/Tongva, Chumash, Fernandeño Tataviam and Yuhaaviatam/Maarenga’yam (Serrano) peoples. We acknowledge their presence here since time immemorial and recognize their continuing connection to the land, to the water and to their ancestors.L.A. FirstsMigration to Los Angeles in Pursuit of Health and HappinessThe Community and Cultural Enclaves of L.A.Los Angeles Architecture and LandscapesHistoric Home MuseumsContributorsChronologyMapping the ExhibitAcknowledgementsWhen I Think of Home: Images from L.A. Archives is the first digital History Keepers exhibit produced for the annual Archives Bazaar and would not have been possible without the collaboration of LAAS members and Archive Bazaar Exhibit subcommittee members.
12020-09-30T15:39:02-07:00Curtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e310112In 1955, Walt Disney realized his longstanding dream of constructing a new type of family-friendly amusement park. Originally, his idea was to build Mickey Mouse Park near his Disney Studios in Burbank, but Burbank’s City Council rejected his plan and Anaheim became the home of the groundbreaking theme park Disneyland.plain2020-10-12T10:29:52-07:0007/17/1955University of Southern California Libraries Special CollectionsCopyright held by Hearst Corporation33.812466, -117.919090Hearst Corporation Los Angeles Examiner photographs, negatives and clippings - subject photographs, Collection no. 7000.2, Regional History Collection, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.Anaheim, Calif.Hearst CorporationCurtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e
1term2020-10-05T17:19:29-07:00Suzanne Noruschatd5b4fb9efb1f1d6e4833d051ebc06907bb9dba64University of Southern California Libraries Special CollectionsSuzanne Noruschat5The materials of the Regional History Collection document 100 years of Southern California history in various formats. The collection was founded in the mid-1970s as a repository for the papers of Southern Californian political figures, among them Governor Jerry Brown Jr., Congresswoman Yvonne Brathwaite Burke; and Congressmen Alphonso Bell, Chet Holifield, Craig Hosmer, and Gordon McDonough. The scope of the collection was expanded with the acquisition of collections such as the Century Freeway project, the Webster and Christopher commissions, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, the Bunker Hill Redevelopment Project; the Los Angeles Examiner newspaper photographs and clippings morgue; the California Historical Society photographic collection; and the Dick Whittington photographic collection.structured_gallery2020-10-12T18:00:03-07:00Suzanne Noruschatd5b4fb9efb1f1d6e4833d051ebc06907bb9dba64