The Archival Center


Collection Summary

Aside from other holdings, there are items at the Archival Center on a myriad of subject headings, arranged alphabetically by categories.
A sampling of which would be:


Parochial Correspondence – inside and outside Los Angeles

General File – A though Z

Religious Men and Women – A through Z

The Tidings – 1895 to present (also on microfilm)

Episcopal Papers – 1840 – 1985

Insurance Papers

Colleges – Universities – Seminaries – Miscellaneous correspondence

Peter T. Conmy Historical Collection

Francis Osborne Collection (newspaper and journal clippings)

Parochial Commemorative Books

Educational and Institutional Commemorative volumes

Miscellaneous California Catholic Commemorative volumes

Estelle Doheny Collection – background and story plus 7 volumes of catalogs

Prominent Persons – A through Z

Catholic Societies – A through Z

Other Catholic Newspaper Collections – The Monitor, Monterey Observer and The Leader

Saint Vibiana Cathedral – 1876-1996

Our Lady of Angels Cathedral – 1997 onwards

Miscellaneous Legal Papers – J. Wiseman Macdonald

Bishops’ Desk Calendars – 1915 onwards

The Photograph Morgue of THE TIDINGS – 1942-1974