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Local History Subject Files (Collection)

Identifier: LH-2018-09

Scope and Contents note

The Local History Collection focuses on the history of Orange County California and the cities within Orange County, Southern California and to a lesser extent California as a whole. All Time periods from 1776-2012 (to date) are covered. The collection includes 3860 cataloged books and pamphlets, correspondence, ephemera, manuscripts, maps, memoribilia. papers, periodicals, posters and photographs.


  • 1776-2012
  • Majority of material found within 1920 - 2012


733 boxes (733 boxes, 3860 volumes in 429 linear feet plus two large orange cabinets drawers and two map cases drawers. )

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Physical Location

Files (1-214) in Aisle 11A--Shelves 1-10.

Files (220-497) and Oversize in Aisle 11B--Shelves 1-10.

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Repository Details

Part of the CSUF University Archives & Special Collections Repository

University Archives & Special Collections
Pollak Library South Room 352 (PLS 352)
Fullerton CA 92831-3599 USA
(657) 278-4751