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Environmental History Archival Collections in USC Libraries Special Collections: Home

Guide to the collections of environmental politics and history held by USC Libraries Department of Special Collections

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Environmental History Collections in USC Libraries' Special Collections

The Department of Special Collection is the home for several archival collections related to environmental history and politics, with a focus on those pertaining to Southern California.  These collections provide a broad and in-depth look at the people and politics which helped to shape the natural and cultural environments of the Los Angeles area, California, and the United States.


Citizens Committee to Save Elysian Park records

Mineral King Development records

Union Pacific Tidelands records