The Autry Museum of the American West collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1900s to the 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of oral history and musical recordings, particularly of Chicano folk music, including recordings on wax cylinder.
The California State Archives collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio), text material, and still images from the 1910s through the early 1990s. The majority of the collection consists of oral histories and government department videos, and include subjects and topics such as prisons, water resources, Jesse Unruh, the Senate Unamerican Activities Committee, and more.
The California State University, Fullerton, Paulina June and George Pollak Library collection contains audiovisual material (moving images, audio) and texts from the 1960s to the early 1990s. The majority of the collection consists of interviews and guest speakers held on campus and nearby. Subjects and topics include Chicano movement, Cesar Chavez, Angela Davis, student protests, and more.
The Center for Sacramento History collection contains audiovisual materials (moving images, audio), texts and still images from the 1850s to the present. The majority of the collection consists of news footage and oral histories, and include subject topics such as Sunset Tower Records, Charles Manson, The Black Panthers, Ronald Regan, Patty Hearst, The Free Speech movement and more. The collection also includes a series of Gold Rush-era newspapers published in Sacramento, San Francisco, and the surrounding areas.
The Center for the Study of Political Graphics collection contains print materials from the 1960s through the present. The majority of the collection consists of political posters that record the Chicanx/Latinx perspective of national and international events. Subjects and topics include social change, protest, United Farm Workers, healthcare, civil rights, and more. Creators featured in the collection include some of the best known Chicano artists such as Rupert Garcia (Oakland), Barbara Carrasco (Los Angeles), Malaquias Montoya (Davis) and Ester Hernandez (San Francisco); important art collectives such as the Royal Chicano Air Force (Sacramento), Self Help Graphics (Los Angeles), Mechicano Art Center (Los Angeles), Mexica Movement (Los Angeles) and Mission Cultural Center (San Francisco). The collection also includes younger and emerging artists such as Jesus Barraza, Melanie Cervantes, and Julio Salgado.
The Corona Public Library collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1930s to the 2000s. These recordings include home movies made by local chemical engineer G. Manley Cole, a selection of oral history interviews with local residents discussing Corona's early 20th century history, and audio recordings of Corona High School class reunions.The Corona Public Library welcomes and supports all people in the enjoyment of reading and pursuit of lifelong learning. Working together, we strive to provide access to information, ideas and knowledge through books, technology, programs, services and other resources. We believe in the freedom to read, to learn and to discover.
The History San Jose collection contains print and audiovisual material (text, still images, moving images, and audio) from the 1790s to the 1990s. The majority of the collection consists of KNTV news broadcasts, oral history recordings, and transcripts.
The Humboldt State University collection contains texts and audiovisual materials (moving images and audio) from the 1920s to the 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of filmed footage and text concerning Native American tribes of Northern California, the Redwood National Park, and Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary.
The Institute of Governmental Studies collection consists of videotapes from the 1990s and the 2000s. The majority of these recordings are political campaign TV advertisements and news segments, including ones for the California gubernatorial race.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Research Library and Archive collection contains audiovisual material (moving images, audio) from the 1960s to the 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of public service announcements and documentation of transportation services in Los Angeles, CA.
The Los Angeles Museum of Art collection contains text and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1960s to 2000s. A majority of the collection contains recorded audio and text concerning arists on a national and international level, as well as those from Los Angeles County, California. Subjects include German expressionism, Japanese artists, African American artists, and woman artists.
The Monterey County Historical Society collection contains texts from the 1830s, 1850s, and 1950s. A majority of the collection consists of criminal documents, civil documents, and land ownership documents from Monterey during the Mexican Republic Era of California.