Compton History Collection

collection

Campus:
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Library:
University Library
Subject(s):
Earthquakes--California--Long Beach ; Methodist Church--California--Los Angeles ; Compton, Compton (Calif.)
Description:
The collection includes news clippings, histories, flyers, newsletters, minutes, correspondence, programs, yearbooks, municipal papers, and histories related to or about the city of Compton, California mostly between the late 1800s and 1960. Subjects include commerce, education, private residences, historic preservation, city anniversaries, and natural disasters. Series include Buildings and Parks, Businesses, Churches, City of Compton, Clubs and Organizations, 1933 Earthquake, Events, History and News clippings, Landmarks, Maps, Pioneer Families, Civic Leaders, and Schools.
Dates covered:
1869-1998
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
3.5 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
Compton History Collection, Courtesy of the Department of Archives and Special Collections. University Library. California State University, Dominguez Hills.
Collection policy:
There are no access restrictions on this collection