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Historical Buildings
Historical Societies
History in General
Home Tours
Real Estate
Tourist Information
Urban Planning

Historical Sites
City Guides / Directories
Fire Departments
Historical Societies
History in General
Native American
Presidential Libraries
Arcade Building, The, San Pedro
Assistance League of San Pedro Post Office
Bloomington Garage
Bullocks Wilshire Building, Mid-City
California Oil Museum, Santa Paula
Campo de Cahuenga, North Hollywood
Floral Park, Santa Ana
Grand Central Air Terminal, Glendale
Historic Italian Hall and Museum, Downtown
Los Angeles Bureau of Street Lighting Gallery
Los Angeles Farmers Market, Mid-City
Old Orange County Courthouse
Rededication of the Historic Riverside County Courthouse
Ruddy's 1930's General Store Museum, Palm Springs
San Bernardino Route 66 Museum - site of original McDonald's
Santa Fe Springs City Library - Heritage Park
Stunt Ranch Historical Buildings, Topanga
The Old Mill (El Molino Viejo), San Marino
The Plaza, Orange
Vetter Windmill, The, Hermosa Beach
World's Oldest McDonalds, Downey

Cemetaries in General

Agua Mansa Cemetery, Redlands
Old Palmdale Cemetery
Yorba Cemetery, Placentia

Churches in General

Church of the Angels, Highland Park
Wayfarer's Chapel, Rancho Palos Verdes

Angels Walk, Downtown
Corona Heritage Park
and Heritage Park, Corona
El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument, Downtown - Olvera Street
Fascinating Buildings in Downtown Los Angeles
Glendale Historic Resources
Heritage Court, Redondo Beach
Heritage Hill Historic Park, Lake Forest
Heritage Junction, Newhall
and Heritage Junction, Newhall
Heritage Square, Highland Park
Heritage Square, Oxnard
Los Rios Historic District, San Juan Capistrano
Tustin Old Town

Camarillo Ranch
California Citrus State Historic Park, Riverside
and Citrus State Historical Park, Riverside
George Key Ranch, Placentia
Hathaway Ranch Museum, Santa Fe Springs
Hurst Ranch, West Covina
Shadow Ranch, Woodland Hills
The Williams S. Hart Ranch and Museum, Newhall

Fire Department
Fire Departments

Fire Museum Network Directory of Fire Museums: California - directory

Burbank Police/Fire Museum
Glendale Fire Museum
LAFD - African American Firefighter Museum, Downtown
Long Beach Fire Museum
Los Angeles Fire Department Museum and Memorial Site, Hollywood

Civil War Living History
Military in General

Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, Wilmington - LA Parks and Recreation
and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, Wilmington - LA Parks and Recreation
and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, Wilmington
and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, Wilmington
Santa Ana Army Air Base (SAAAB)
Fort MacArthur Military Museum Association, San Pedro
and Fort MacArthur Military Museum, San Pedro
and Fort MacArthur Military Museum (Battery Osgood-Farley), San Pedro

Adamson House, Malibu
and Historic Adamson House and The Malibu Lagoon Museum, Malibu
History of Arden, Silverado Canyon
Whittier Museum - Bailey House
Banning Residence Museum, The General Phineas, Wilmington
and Banning Residence Museum, Wilmington
and Banning Residence Museum, Wilmington
and Banning Residence Museum, Wilmington - LA Parks and Recreation
Blas Aguilar Adobe, San Juan Capistrano
Bolton Hall Historical Museum, Tujunga
and Bolton Hall, Tujunga
Bradford House, The, Placentia
Bryant Museum & Botanic Garden, Susanna Bixby, Yorba Linda
Cabot's Old Indian Pueblo Museum, Desert Hot Springs
Casa Adobe de San Rafael, Glendale
Casa de Adobe, Highland Park
Casa de Rancho Cucamonga
and Casa de Rancho Cucamonga
Centennial Heritage Museum, Santa Ana
Congdon House, San Juan Capistrano
Diego Sepulveda Adobe, Costa Mesa
Doctor's House, The, Glendale
Dominguez Rancho Adobe, Carson
Dr. Willella Howe-Waffle House, Santa Ana
Dudley House, Ventura
El Alisal
Ennis-Brown House - by Frank Lloyd Wright
Estudillo Mansion, San Jacinto
Fenyes Mansion, Pasadena
Freeman House, Hollywood - by Frank Lloyd Wright
Gamble House, Pasadena
and Gamble House, Pasadena
and David B. Gamble House, Pasadena
Grier Musser Museum - Victorian Home
Hancock Memorial Museum, Downtown - USC
Heritage House - Fullerton Arboretum
Heritage House, Riverside
Heritage House, West Covina
Heritage Square Museum, Mid-City
Hiner House, The, Mid-City
Holly Hill House, Avalon, Catalina Island
Hollyhock House, Los Angeles - by Frank Lloyd Wright
and Frank Lloyd Wright and Feng Shui: The Alaine Barnsdale House (Hollyhock House)
Homestead Acre/Hill Palmer House, Chatsworth
Kimberly Crest House and Gardens, Redlands
Leonis Adobe Museum, Calabasas
and Leonis Adobe, Calabasas
and The Haunted Leonis Adobe, Calabasas
Lopez Adobe - San Fernando Historical Sites
Los Encinos State Historic Park, Encino
and Los Encinos State Historic Park, Encino
and Los Encinos State Historic Park, Encino
Lummis Home, The
Modjeska Historic House & Gardens, Modjeska Canyon
Morrell House, Redondo Beach
Mother Colony House, Anaheim
Muller House Museum, San Pedro
Newland House, Huntington Beach
and Newland House Museum, Huntington Beach
and Newland House, Huntington Beach
Olivas Adobe Historic Park, Ventura
and Olivas Adobe Historic Park, Ventura
O'Neill Museum, San Juan Capistrano
Perlata Adobe, Anaheim
Pico Adobe, Andres, Mission Hills
and Pico Adobe, Andres, Mission Hills
Pio Pico State Historic Park, Whittier
Rancho Camulos Museum, Piru
and Rancho Camulos, Piru
Rancho Los Alamitos, Long Beach
Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach
and Rancho Los Cerritos, Long Beach
Rancho Cucamonga John Rains House
Rincon Rancho Yorba-Slaughter Adobe, Chino
Rives Mansion, Downey
R. M. Schindler Studio and Residence, West Hollywood
Strathearn Historical Park and Museum, Simi Valley
Sycamore Grove Park, Mid-City
Palm Springs Historical Society Presents the Village Green Heritage Center
Wattles Mansion, Hollywood
and Wattles Mansion and Gardens, Hollywood
Will Rogers State Historic Park, Pacific Palisades
Workman and Temple Family Homestead Museum, City of Industry
Yucaipa Adobe

Castle Green, Pasadena
and Castle Green, Pasadena
Mission Inn Museum, Riverside
and The Mission Inn, Riverside
Self Realization Fellowship International Headquarters - formerly the Mt. Washington Inn
Stagecoach Inn Museum, Newbury Park
Western Hotel, Lancaster

Maritime Museums

Along the California Coast - directory
California Lights - directory
Lighthouse Friends California Lighthouses - directory
Lighthouses of California - directory
Lighthouses of California - directory
Lighthouses of California: Southern California - directory
Lighthouses of California, The - directory
National Park Service Maritime Heritage Program Lighthouses to Visit: California - directory

Anacapa Island Lighthouse
Angle's Gate Lighthouse, San Pedro

Missions, California Catholic
Catholic Churches

Annotated Links to California Missions Web Sites
California Missions
California Missions
California Missions-History and Facts
California Missions Interactive
California Mission Internet Trail
California Mission Virtual Tour
California's Missions
Index of California Mission Information
Junipero Serra and the California Missions
Missions of California, The
Spanish Missions of California, The

San Buenaventura Mission, Ventura
San Fernando Mission
and Mission San Fernando
San Gabriel Mission, Museum, Gift Shop and Grounds
and Mission San Gabriel Arcangel
Mission San Juan Capistrano
and Mission San Juan Capistrano
Mission San Gabriel's Rancho San Bernardino Asistencia, Redlands

American Merchant Marine Veterans Memorial, San Pedro
Desert Holocaust Memorial, Palm Springs
Eisenhower Walk of Honor and Veterans Memorial, Indian Wells
Fountain of Life, Cathedral City
Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC) Memorial Court, Downtown
Lincoln Memorial Shrine, Redlands
Los Angeles Holocaust Monument, Mid-City
MCAS El Toro Memorial Project
U.S.S. Los Angeles Naval Memorial, San Pedro

Native American/American Indian
Native American Resources

Malki Museum, Banning - Morongo Indian Reservation
Save Putiidhem, San Juan Capistrano - Acjachemen site, proposed cultural center
Puvungna, Long Beach - site
Santa Fe Springs City Library - Heritage Park - Tongva Exhibit

Operating Movie Theaters
Operating Theaters

Cinema Treasures: California - directory
City of Los Angeles LA's Historic Movie Houses and Palaces - directory
Seeing Stars Hollywood Movie Palaces - directory
TheatreLinks: California - directory

Egyptian Theater, Hollywood
Fox Fullerton Theatre
Historic Fillmore Towne Theatre
Pomona Fox Theater
Raymond Theatre, Pasadena

Architecture of Los Angeles
California State Historical Landmarks
City of Fullerton Historical Information
Ghost Towns of California
LA Bars & Restaurants of the 40s 50s 60s (los Angeles Time Machines)
Los Angeles Almanac Historical Sites & Structures
Los Angeles Landmarks and Historic Places
Orange County Ranchos and Missions
Pasadena City Landmarks
Redlands Historic Architecture
Riverside Historic Landmarks
San Fernando Valley Historical Sites
San Gabriel Historical Walk
Historical Points of Interest, Santa Fe Springs
Self-Guided Walking Tour of Downtown Los Angeles

Fine Arts
Historic Buildings
Landscape Architecture
Preservation Organizations
Schools / Departments
Student Organizations
Urban Planning
Architecture of Los Angeles, CA
Architecture of Los Angeles, California
Architecture of the Getty Center
Colonial Architecture in California
CHARTHOUSE - A Guide to Southern California Architecture Sites
Delirious LA
Digital Imaging Project
LA Architect Magazine
Los Angeles Architecture
Los Angeles Forum for Architecture and Urban Design
Neighborhood Place Project, Covina
Pritzker Architecture Prize
Society of Architectural Historians, Southern California Chapter (SAH SCC), Pasadena
Southern California Modernism Building Database

Libraries in General

Helen Topping Architecture and Fine Arts Library, Downtown - USC
Parkinson Architectural Archives, Downtown

Preservation Organizations
Historical Societies
Land Conservation

Aerospace Legacy Foundation, Downey - NASA/Boeing Site
Angelino Heights, Echo Park
Art Deco Society of Los Angeles
California Historic Cemetery Alliance (CHCA)
California Preservation Foundation
California State Office of Historic Preservation
Claremont Heritage
Fullerton Heritage
Grand Vision Foundation, San Pedro
Highland Park Heritage Trust - Northeast LA
Hollywood Heritage
Hollywood Sign Trust
Long Beach Heritage
Los Angeles Conservancy, Downtown - official
and Los Angeles Conservancy, Downtown
and City of Los Angeles: Los Angeles Conservancy, Downtown
Lotta Livin'
Friends of Mentryville, Santa Clarita
MODCOM - Los Angeles Conservancy Modern Committee, Downtown
Monrovia Old House Preservation Group - MOHPG sponsors an annual May tour of historic and architecturally significant private homes in Monrovia, northeast of Los Angeles. Tour description, ticket information.
Old Town Newhall Association
Old Towne Preservation Association (OTPA), Orange
Pasadena Heritage
Pomona Heritage
Rancho Los Cerritos Foundation, Long Beach
St. Vincent Medical Center Historical Conservancy, Mid-City
Heritage of San Clemente Foundation
Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
Upland Heritage
Villa Park Elementary School Restoration

Research Centers/Programs
Cultural VR Lab, Westwood - UCLA
Exploration of Architecture, Downtown - USC high school outreach
Lyle, John T. Center for Regenerative Studies - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
OCCUR - Outreach Community Center for Urban Research - Cal Poly Pomona
Preserve LA - forum, news

Student Organizations
Professional Organizations

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) - Cal Poly Pomona Chapter
The Shack - Santa Monica College
USC Architectural Guild, Downtown

California Institute of Earth Art and Architecture, Hesperia
Cal Poly Pomona College of Environmental Design
California State Polytechnic Univeristy Architecture
Cerritos College Architecture & Engineering Design Dept., Norwalk
Rio Hondo College Architecture and Engineering Design Drafting - CAD and GIS, Whittier
Santa Monica College SMC Architecture Program
Southern California Institute of Architecture (Sci-Arc), Downtown
UCLA Dept. of Architecture and Urban Design, Westwood
USC School of Architecture, Downtown
Ventura College Drafting/Architecture

House/Home Tours
Historic Buildings
Historic Societies
Affaire Extraordinaire, July - benefits Palos Verdes Art Center
Autumn History Home Tour, Oxnard, September
Mother's Day Old Home Tours, Monrovia, May

Internet Services
Database Applications
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