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John F. Merritt Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 7103
Abstract

A collection of Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collected by John F. Merritt, founder of Californians for Preservation Action and its successor organization, California Preservation Foundation (CPF). The collection contains postcards, pamphlets, magazines, produce crate labels, prints, comic books, illustrations, and countercultural political materials created between 1899 and 2005, with the bulk of the collection spanning from 1910 to 1970.

Dates: 1899 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1970

John G. and Corrine Tomlinson collection of Southern California photographs, postcards, and memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: 7115
Abstract The collection consists of photographs depicting landscapes, portraits, and businesses in Southern California between 1875 and 1950; Los Angeles and Southern California maps and promotional booklets dating from 1880 to 1940; and approximately 5,250 postcards relating to Southern California dating from 1880 to 1940. John G. Tomlinson, Jr. and Corrine Tomlinson began collecting the material circa the early 1990s. The collection also includes a large format photograph by H. T. Payne of Benjamin...
Dates: 1875 - 1950

Travel and tourism ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 7105
Abstract The Travel and tourism ephemera collection consists of materials both informational and commemorative in nature, dating from the years 1896 to 2013. The contents of the collection are varied in both format and geographic location. The majority of the material focuses on points of interest in California, with a significant number of items dealing with Los Angeles and the surrounding areas including information about tourist sites and souvenir booklets and items such as postcards....
Dates: 1896 - 2013

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Agriculture -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 2
Pamphlets 2
Postcards 2
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Postcards -- California -- Pasadena -- Archival resources 2
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Prints 2
Advertisements 1
Alternative comics 1
Beaches -- California 1
Brochures 1
California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
California, Southern -- History -- Archival resources 1
California, Southern -- History -- Maps 1
California, Southern -- Photographs 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Citrus crate labels -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Comic books 1
Crate labels 1
England -- Description and Travel 1
Ephemera 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Fruit crate labels -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Graphic arts -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Long Beach (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Photographs 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Magazines (periodicals) 1
Maps 1
Memorabilia 1
Outdoor Recreation -- California -- Yosemite National Park 1
Photographs 1
Picture postcards 1
Popular culture -- California, Southern -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Orange County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Riverside County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Printed ephemera 1
Promotional materials 1
San Diego County (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
Souvenir programs 1
Tourism 1
Tourist maps 1
Travel 1
United States -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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Names
Merritt, John F., 1942-2016 1
Tomlinson, Corrine 1
Tomlinson, John G., Jr. 1