California History and Urban Studies Web Portal:
A frequently updated listing of relevant links,
compiled with the assistance of the 2005 Whitsett Student Fellow,
Jarrod Kellogg

  Under construction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Institutes and Foundations

 

 

Professional Organizations

 

 

Local Historical Societies

 

 

Libraries and Archives

 

 

California Museums

 

 

Publications in California/urban studies

 

 

California/urban history websites by alphabetically by topic/event : A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

 

 




 

 

Research Institutes and Foundations

 

 

 

 

 

Center for Southern California Studies (CSUN)

 

 

Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West

 

 

Haynes Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Organizations

 

 

 

 

 

California Mission Studies Association

 

 

California Studies Association

 

 

Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association

 

 

 

 

 

Libraries and Archives

 

 

 

 

 

National Archives-Laguna Nigel

 

 

National Archives-Riverside

 

 

National Archives-San Francisco

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

California Museums

 

 

 

 

 

Fort MacArthur Museum San Pedro, CA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local Historical Societies

 

 

 

 

 

San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

 

 

Fresno City and County Historical Society

 

 

Kern County Historical Society

 

 

San Diego Historical Society

 

 

San Pedro Bay Historical Society

 

 

San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

 

 

California Historical Society

 

 

Historical Society of Southern California

 

 

 

 

 

Publications on California and Urban Studies

 

 

 

 

 

American Quartlery

 

 

California History

 

 

Journal of Urban History

 

 

Next American City

 

 

Pacific Historical Review

 

 

Social Science History

 

 

Southern California Quarterly

 

 

Western Historical Quarterly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Websites by topic

 

 

 

 

 

E

 

 

 

 

 

Earthquakes:

 

 

 

 

 

Before and After the Great Earthquake and Fire:  Early Films of San Francisco, 1897-1916

 

 

 

 

 

Environmental

 

 

 

 

 

Sharing Colorado River Water:  History, Public Policy, and the Colorado River Compact

 

 

About the Salton Sea:  Salton Sea Authority

 

 

Plugged In:  The History of (Electric) Power in Los Angeles

 

 

Story of the Los Angeles Aqueduct:  Department of Water and Power

 

 

History of the Modoc National Forest-U.S. Forest Service

 

 

California Environmental History Links 

 

 

Mojave National Preserved Administrative History-National Park Service

 

 

Joshua Tree National Park:  Culture and History-National Park Service

 

 

History of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Rush

 

 

Land of Glittering Dreams:  Photos and Letters from the Gold Rush

 

 

The Gold Rush:  PBS

 

 

California’s Untold Stories:  Gold Rush-Oakland Museum of California

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 I

 

 

 

 

 

Immigration

 

 

 

 

 

Five Views:  An Ethnic Historic Site Survey for California

 

 

Internment of Japanese Americans in San Francisco Newspapers-1942

 

 

Final Report:  Japanese Evacuation from the West Coast 1942

 

 

Manzanar Relocation Center-National Park Service

 

 

Immigrant Labor in California

 

 

The Chinese in California-Library of Congress

 

 

 

 

 

Industry

 

 

 

 

 

History of the California Dairy Industry-State of California

 

 

 

 

 

L

 

 

 

 

 

Labor

 

 

 

 

 

Bibliography of California Labor History

 

 

 

 

 

 Los Angeles:

 

 

 

 

 

 Los Angeles:  Past, Present, Future-USC

 

 

 America’s Suburb:  The San Fernando Valley

 

 

 

 

 

 

Military:

 

 

 

 

 

Edwards Air Force Base/Flight Test Center History

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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