Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

The collections housed in the Museum Archives preserve the history of the Natural History Museum during its over one hundred years of continuous operation, first as the Los Angeles County Museum of History, Science and Art, and today as the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. In addition to extensive document collections which include exhibit programs, personal papers, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings, the Museum Archives has an extensive photographic collection of the Museum building, the Exposition Park surroundings, current and former staff, and the La Brea Tar Pits.

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