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.
Group portrait, Los Angeles Fire Department
1media/ab20-cslib-02_thumbnail.jpg2020-09-30T15:38:53-07:00Curtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e310115Panoramic portrait of African American firefighters in uniform in front of a Los Angeles fire station. While the fire station in the photograph is unidentified, it is likely Fire Station #30, the first of two all-Black fire stations founded in Los Angeles, important for establishing equality in the workplace for Black firefighters.plain2020-10-17T15:36:46-07:0001/01/1920-12/31/1929California State LibraryIn Public Domain -The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information.34.0284523,-118.2472488[Group Portrait, Los Angeles Fire Department]. N.p. Print. California State Library, Sacramento, California.Los Angeles, Calif.UnknownCurtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e
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The library collection includes more than 4 million titles, 6,000 maps, and 250,000 photographs. It has an extensive collection of documents from and about the state’s rich history and is one of the major genealogical reference libraries on the West Coast. It also holds significant collections from Mexico, the United Kingdom and Europe, with manuscripts dating back to the 13th and 14th centuries. The State Library is both a State and Federal Depository Library, providing free and open access to government information, and is a U.S. Patent and Trademark Resource Center. It is home to the Bernard E. Witkin State Law Library and the Braille and Talking Book Library. It also directs state and federal funds to support local public libraries and statewide library programs and services. https://www.library.ca.gov/
The Library’s California History Section holds a premier collection of documents from and about California's rich history. Our vaults house thousands of rare books, maps, newspapers, and periodicals in addition to a huge collection of one-of-a-kind photographs, letters, and ephemeral items such as posters, pamphlets and sheet music. Visit https://www.library.ca.gov/california-history/ for more information. The Sutro Library (the State Library’s San Francisco branch) holds the original collection of Adolph Sutro (1830–1898), California businessman and San Francisco mayor. The library has a large collection of publications and items dating from the 13th to the 21st centuries as well as one of the largest genealogy collections in the U.S. Visit https://www.library.ca.gov/sutro/ for more information.structured_gallery2020-10-28T16:38:17-07:00Anuja Navare619d973337c5e8c06c8c003b798b149be77db996