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New Times Los Angeles newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: 7104

Content Description

A near full run of the alternative weekly newspaper, New Times Los Angeles, published from 1996 to 2002. The collection contains the first and last issues of New Times Los Angeles as well as the final issues of its two predecessor publications: the Los Angeles View and the Los Angeles Reader. Only a few issues (fewer than ~10) of New Times Los Angeles are missing from the collection.

Dates

  • 1996 - 2002

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Biographical / Historical

New Times Los Angeles was an alternative weekly newspaper that ran from 1996 to 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. The newspaper was the product of a merger of two other Los Angeles weekly newspapers, the Los Angeles View and the Los Angeles Reader. New Times, Inc. purchased both of the preceding newspapers in 1996 and went on to publish New Times Los Angeles until its final issue, which covered the week of October 3, 2002.

Extent

27 Linear Feet (27 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A near full run of the weekly newspaper, New Times Los Angeles, published from 1996 to 2002 by New Times, Inc.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Voice Media Group, January 9, 2020.

Creator

Title
Finding aid for the New Times Los Angeles newspapers
Status
Completed
Author
Bo Doub
Date
2020 January
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States