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

Orange County Archives

Orange County Archives
211 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Rm. 101
Santa Ana, CA 92701

Contact: Susan Berumen, County Archivist
Phone: 714-834-2536
Fax: 714-796-8264

Institution Type: Archive, Municipal-County

Web site:

Archives and Collections

Collection dates prior to separation from Los Angeles County (1889)to present. Bulk of collection dates from 1889 to 1953 and is Orange County specific.

Regions Covered: Orange County

Type of Materials: Architectural Drawings, Books, Digital Files, Directories, Ephemera, Films/Videos/Moving Images, Institutional Publications, Institutional Records, Large Format Papers, Maps, Memorabilia, Microfiche/Microfilm, Newspaper Clippings, Newspapers, Official Records, Photographs, Postcards, Press Clippings, Press Releases, Printed Works, Prints/Posters, Rare Books, Serials, Slides, Statistical Data, Unprocessed/Unknown, Yearbooks

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

Languages: English


Repository/Depository: Yes
Exhibition Frequency: Infrequently
Outreach: Brochures/Flyers/Pamphlets, Class Visits, Conferences/Conventions, Exhibitions, Festivals, Internet, Public Lectures & Programs