LA as Subject

Collectively preserving, archiving and sharing the rich history and culture of Los Angeles

Dr. Melvin Hale - Classic American Photos Archives and

Dr. Melvin Hale
P.O. Box 724
Emporia, KS 66801

Contact: Dr. Melvin Hale, Asst. Professor and Director of the Archives Studies program at Emporia State Univ.; received PhD in Information Studies (Library and Archives Studies) from UCLA; archivist; reseasrcher; award-winning digital artist.
Phone: (310) 489-7727 / or toll free (844) 489-7727

Institution Type: Archive, Artist, Commercial Business, Gallery, Private Collection, Research Center/Institution

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Notes: Visit website, www.Townand and where you will find a large postcard collection, archive and art of of Los Angeles, California and the the world. Vintage postcard research consulting, art commissions and image restoration consultations available. Worldwide.

Archives and Collections


Type of Materials: Artworks, Databases, Memorabilia, Photographs, Postcards

Time Periods: 1900-1920, 1921-1949, 1950-1963

Languages: English

Sectors of the Population: Artistic Communities, Business, Clubs/Service/Social Organizations, College/University Faculty, Education, Musicians


Exhibition Frequency: Ongoing
Makes Purchases: Yes
Formalized Purchases: Yes
Outreach: Brochures/Flyers/Pamphlets, Class Visits, Conferences/Conventions, Exhibitions, Internet, Online Catalog, Word of Mouth