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City of Gardena Japanese Cultural Show Photograph Albums

Identifier: SPC-1900-032

This collection includes five photograph albums from the City of Gardena Japanese Cultural Show sponsored by the Gardena Valley Gardeners Association. The albums contain newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, and invitation letters for the event. Topics include Japanese American gardeners, bonsai, ikebana, Japanese gardens, martial arts, and other topics related to the event and the Nikkei (Japanese American) community.

Dates: 1980-1986

Warren Furutani Collection

Identifier: SPC-2012-001
Abstract The Warren Furutani Collection documents the breadth and duration of Warren Furutani’s four year service as a member of the California State Assembly for the 55th District. Furutani was elected to the California State Assembly on a special primary Election in 2007, replacing fellow Democrat Laura Richardson. He served the 55th District from February 7, 2008 until November 30, 2012. He was the last representative of the 55th district to represent the South Bay, Gardena, Carson, Lakewood, and...
Dates: 2008-2012

Gardena Valley Chamber of Commerce Collection

Identifier: SPC-2015-003

The collection consists of scrapbooks, documents, publications, photographs, videotapes, and other material related to the history and activities of the Gardena, California, Chamber of Commerce from 1950 to 2004.

Dates: 1950-2004

Gardena Valley News Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SPC-2018-024

This collection contains issues of the "Gardena Valley News" from 2009-2013.

Dates: August 14, 2009-October 17, 2013

Donald Greaton Gardena Collection

Identifier: SPC-2014-002
Abstract The Donald Greaton Gardena Collection consists of yearbooks, plats, and various related school publications from Gardena High School. The yearbooks included in this collection range from 1907 until 1955 and consists of original and scanned photocopies versions. The collection also includes plat maps surrounding the Gardena High School; school-related publications, commencement and reunion programs, clippings, and other documents related to Gardena school history; and material related to...
Dates: 1890-2004; undated

James H. Osborne Gardena Photograph Collection

Identifier: SPC-2018-037

This collections contains mainly black-and-white as well as some colored photographs and an article from the Gardena Valley News. Together they document the local news, history, and activities in the city of Gardena from circa 1980-1999.

Dates: circa 1980-1999, undated

Dale Ann Sato Collection

Identifier: SPC-2016-011
Abstract The Dale Ann Sato Collection documents the progression of research and preparation for four projects to which oral historian and educator Dale Ann Sato contributed. Initial research and interviews were recorded for community Nisei oral histories, which led to her contribution to the California Civil Liberties Public Education Program (CCLPEP). The findings of the initial research also led to the Japanese American Historical Mapping Project (JAHMP), which paved the way for an Arcadia...
Dates: 1800-2012; undated; Majority of material found within 1930-2008

South Bay History Collection

Identifier: SPC-1980-003

The collection includes of brochures, flyers, newsletters, directories, reports, papers, newspapers, and newsclippings related to the communities of Carson, Davidson City, Gardena, Hawthorne, Lakewood, Lawndale, Lomita, Long Beach, Lynwood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, San Pedro, Terminal Island, Torrance, Wilmington, and Los Angeles. Subjects include historic preservation, municipal records, tourism, commerce, and transportation.

Dates: 1923-2005

South Bay Real Estate Advertisements Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SPC-2019-017

This contains four advertisements for real estate opportunities in the South Bay area of Los Angeles, California. Areas include: Lakewood, Gardena Valley, El Segundo, and Hollywood Riviera (Torrance).

Dates: undated

Spanish American Institute Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SPC-2018-053

This collection contains photographs taken of students and teachers engaged in classwork and other activities at the Spanish American Institute. Other photographs include images of various locations on campus such as the farm; church; classrooms; and dormitories; as well as images of campus sporting events and celebrations.

Dates: 1920-1964, 1989; undated

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