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Los Angeles City Archives

Los Angeles City Archives
555 Ramirez Street, Space 320
Los Angeles, CA 90012-6302

Contact: Mr. Todd Gaydowski, City Records Management Officer
Phone: (213) 473-8449
Fax: (213) 473-8450

Institution Type: Archive, Municipal-City, Research Center/Institution


Archives and Collections

In the Los Angeles City Archives are the official municipal government records of the City of Los Angeles, including city council files, city ordinances, and city council minutes. The archives also contain the records of cities that have consolidated with Los Angeles and are now considered communities.

Regions Covered: Los Angeles County

Type of Materials: Institutional Publications, Official Records

Time Periods: Pre-1848, 1848-1899, 1900-1920, 1921-1949, 1950-1963, 1964-1980, 1981-Present

Languages: English, Spanish

Sectors of the Population: Politics/Government


Catalog System: Materials are currently in boxes.
Outreach: None