The Campbell Museums collection contains texts from the late 1800s to the 1950s. The collection consists of newspaper publications including most issues of the Campbell (Interurban) Press and other publications such as Campbell Weekly Visitor.
The Claremont Heritage collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1950s to the 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of oral hisotries with local residents and business-owners and recordings of live music and performances at Claremont's Padua Theatre.
The Daly City Public Library collection consists of print and audiovisual materials relating to local history and residents from the early twentieth century to the present. Of particular interest is a large collection of Daly City newspapers dating from the late nineteenth century to the mid-1960s.
The Daly City Public Library provides library services to the residents of the City of Daly City. Daly City, population 101,123 (U.S. Census 2010), is the largest city in San Mateo County and is located immediately south of the City and County of San Francisco. The Library also serves residents of the Town of Colma and unincorporated Broadmoor. Daly City is proud of its vibrant and ethnically diverse urban community. Daly City has been identified as one of the "Capitals of Asian America" - with Filipinos constituting the largest ethnic group. Daly City is 55.6% Asian; 23.7% Hispanic or Latino; 13.9% White, Non-Hispanic; 3.6% African-American; and 12.3% Other (U.S. Census 2010).
The Glendale Library, Arts and Culture collection contains texts and images from the 1860s to 1990s. A majority of the collection consists of city directories. Other subjects include records related to aviation and the airfield in Glendale, California.
The Harrison Memorial Library collection contains images, texts, and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1900s to 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of images depicting theater performances by the Forest Theater of Carmel, California. Subjects also include oral history interviews and written diaries by Herbert Heron, founder and actor of Forest Theater.
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 Los Angeles Public Library collection consists of text materials (newspapers) from the turn of the century through the 1910s. Of particular interest is the complete collection of The Liberator, a rare early twentieth-century Los Angeles news periodical that chronicled issues and events in Los Angeles's African American community.
The Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society) collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1950s to 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of filmed oral interviews and recorded lectures concerning local history of Mono County, California. Subjects include oral history and recorded history lectures by Barbara Moore.
The Mariposa Museum and History Center collection contains audiovisual material (movies, audio) and text from the 1850s through the early 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of newspapers and oral histories documenting subjects and topics such as mining, gold country, Yosemite and more.
The Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park collection contains text and audiovisual materials (moving images and audio) from the 1940s to 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of filmed, recorded, and written transcipts of oral histories concerning the discovery of gold by James W. Marshall in 1848. Subjects include the California Gold Rush, agriculture, and women's history in 1850.
The Mill Valley Public Library, Lucretia Little History Room collection contains texts and images from the 1860s to 1930s. A majority of the collection consists of portraits and photographs of residents of Mill Valley, Marin County, California. Included also are train tickets and time cards from the early 1900s.