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.
Returning evacuated Japanese Americans, 1945
12020-09-30T15:39:02-07:00Curtis Fletcher3225f3b99ebb95ebd811595627293f68f680673e310112Photograph shows Japanese Americans returning to Los Angeles after they were incarcerated during World War II (WWII). In the center a family is pictured standing amidst their belongings, next to a mobile camper. Black and white image, 1945.plain2020-10-11T18:50:36-07:001945UCLA Library Special CollectionIn Copyright - Educational Use Permitted (This Rights Statement can be used only for copyrighted Items for which the organization making the Item available is the rights-holder or has been explicitly authorized by the rights-holder(s) to allow third parties to use their Work(s) for educational purposes without first obtaining permission.)Returning evacuated Japanese Americans, previous hit Los Angeles Daily News Negatives (Collection 1387). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research LibraryLos Angeles, Calif.Los Angeles Daily NewsStella Castillo3fcfe63ebb36641784421d25ab3a77ed9ea98855
1term2020-10-05T17:27:11-07:00Suzanne Noruschatd5b4fb9efb1f1d6e4833d051ebc06907bb9dba64UCLA Library Special CollectionsLikhita Suresh3Library Special Collections is the largest of the special collections units administered by the university and encompasses the following divisions: Rare Books; Manuscripts, Prints, Photographs, and Maps; Oral History; and University Archives. It acquires, organizes, preserves, and provides access to rare and unique materials in the humanities and social sciences. The holdings include three hundred thousand rare books, forty-two thousand linear feet of manuscript and archival collections, and four million photographic negatives and prints. In addition, the department’s nineteenth- and twentieth-century collections contain a variety of artifacts, audio recordings, videos, printed ephemera, oral history transcripts, phonograph records, postcards, and posters. The department acquires principally materials relating to the arts; California; area studies; ethnic studies; the history of printing, including atlases and early Italian books; and literature, including children’s books. Some of the department’s areas of specialization are Hebraica and Judaica; the history of philosophy; lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender studies; natural resources; photography; travel and exploration; and women. The more than twenty-four hundred collections in the Department of Special Collections are managed by the divisions of. Each division’s holdings are selected or created to complement those of the other divisions. Researchers are welcome to discuss holdings at greater length with the staff.structured_gallery2020-10-09T12:36:34-07:00Likhita Sureshfa36a2f3506609c5e2c064df653783c84fd35c54