John M. Cahoon
(213) 763 3359
Natural History Museum
of Los Angeles County
The Seaver Center for Western History Research at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County contains print and manuscript holdings documenting the history of the trans-Mississippi West, with special emphasis on Southern California and Los Angeles. The center's research collection of books, serials, photographs, and maps is available to the general public.
The Seaver Center includes outstanding photographic, manuscript and ephemera holdings related to Los Angeles history. The Seaver Center is located in close proximity to the University Park campus.USC and the Seaver Center collaborate through resource sharing. For more information, visit the Seaver Center Web site.