Heritage House Collection

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Campus:
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Library:
University Library
Subject(s):
Historic buildings -– California -- Compton ; Compton (Calif.)
Description:
This collection includes materials from and about the Heritage House Museum in Compton, California. Materials include correspondence, ledgers, and paper from the Auxiliary; programs, booklets, and correspondence about the museum itself; and ephemera and journals from the 19th century donated to the museum from citizens of Compton. A majority of the documents were created during the renovation and opening of the museum in the late 1950s. The Heritage House was built in 1869 by A.R. Loomis and later became the property of the Gaines family.
Dates covered:
1847-1989
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
3 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
Heritage House 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.