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California Studies

California Studies Sites



California Mission Studies Association  An organization dedicated to the study and preservation of the California Missions, Presidios, Pueblos, and Ranchos and their Native American, Hispanic, and early American past. Links to the association's journal, the Boletion, edited at Santa Clara University, its publication, and to many other relevant items.

California Missions Foundation Organization seeking to raise money to preserve the California missions.

California Historical Society  Statewide Historical society. The site contains online exhibits and much other information.

California History Center Located at De Anza College, a multidisciplinary program with library and archives.

Historical Society of Southern California The oldest historical society in California. A special interest in Los Angeles and southern California.

History San Jose  Regional organization with on line exhibits and access to San Jose's Peralta Adobe.

The Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West A center for scholarly investigation of the history and culture of California and the American West.

Monterey County Historical Society Good collection of articles and information relating to historic Monterey.

San Diego Historical Society An important research center in San Diego. The site contains a searchable version of the Journal of San Diego History, from its beginnings in 1955.

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