Since 1976, the Los Angeles City Historical Society has worked to disseminate knowledge of the rich and diverse multicultural history of the city of Los Angeles. We are also the official Friends of the Los Angeles City Archives. Learn more about us by reading our history.
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Roar with Gilmore, a new book about Los Angeles History - Check out this new book about the Gilmore Oil Company by Charles G. Seims and Alan Darr. A. F. Gilmore purchased 265 acres of land that included the corner of 3rd and Fairfax in Los Angeles. please visit our blog.
New Photo Database - Check out our new photo database on our Publications page under the Projects tab, curated by LACHS member and newsletter editor Anna Sklar, with the financial support of the John Randolph Haynes Foundation.