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California
Fresno
African American Historical & Cultural Museum
1857 Fulton St
Fresno CA 93721
Phone 559 268-7102
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.fresnoarts.org/arthopd.htm
Description  San Jaoquin Valley black history, extensive photographic collection
Type of Resource Museum
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 04/22/2003

Lancaster
Antelope Valley African American Museum
416 W Lumber St
Lancaster CA 93534
Phone
661 723-0811
Web Site BROKEN http://www.ptw.com/~cbone/index.html
Alt Web http://learning.berkeley.edu/Courses/AS128Sum97/AddLink/Museumsa
ndExhibitsResources/AntelopeValleyAf-Am.Museum.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Group Identity African American 

California
Los Angeles
African American Firefighter
1401 South Central Avenue
mail: PO Box 56013 LA 90008
Los Angeles CA 90021
Phone
213 744-1730
Web Site http://www.lafd.org/aafm.htm
Description former firehouse honors African American firefighters -- owned by LA Fire Department
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Building Type  Fire House
Industry/Profession Firefighting
Group Identity African American
Era  LAFD

  CA

  Los Angeles

  Autry National Center

  4700 Western Heritage Way

  Los Angeles CA    90027    

  Phone  323 667-2000

  Web Site www.autry-museum.org/

  Description  Museum of the American West, SW Museum of the American Indian,

                    Inst, Study of American West

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  Collection A-F  Arms

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity  Native American

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  4/17/2007

 

  Los Angeles

  California African American Museum

  600 State Drive

  Exposition Park

  Los Angeles  CA  90037    

  Phone  213 744-7432

  Web Site www.caam.ca.gov/

  Description  arts and historic materials on African American life

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Collection A-F  Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   7/25/2007

California
Los Angeles
Museum of African American Art
Robinson May Department Store
4005 Crenshaw Blvd 3rd Flr
Los Angeles CA 90008
Phone 213 294-7071
Web Site ****
Description on third floor of department store, features "John Henry": series
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity African American

Collection N-Z Paintings
New or Updated: 05/01/2003

Perris
Dora Nelson African Museum
316 East 7th St
Perris CA 92570
Phone
909 657-6032
Web Site  *****
Alt Web http://www.homestead.com/winchesterCAhistory/historicsites.html
Description shows local African American experience in restored home
Type of Resource House Museum
Group Identity African American

  California

  San Diego

  African American Museum

  3025 Fir St

  San Diego   CA        92102    

  Phone   619 696-7799

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.sdbp.com/organizations.html

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:        8/18/2005
 

  San Diego

  Casa del Rey Moro African Museum

  2471 Congress St

  San Diego   CA   92110    

  Phone   619 220-0022  Web Site  www.ambers.com/

  E-mail  cambers@home.com

  Description  6000 years of African history, multimedia exhibits

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Group Identity   African American

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   5/5/2005

  California
 
San Diego
 
Malcolm X Library and Performing Arts Center
 
5148 Market Street
 
San Diego    CA    92114
  Phone   619 527-3405
 
Web Site  http://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/locations/ - malcolmx
 
Alt Web  http://www.soulofamerica.com/cityfldr/sandiego3.html
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Group Identity   African American
 
New or Updated:  5/15/2004

San Francisco
Center for African & African American Art &Culture
762 Fulton St
Fort Mason Center
San Francisco CA 94102
Phone 415 292-6172
Alt Phone 415 441-0640
Web Site http://www.fortmason.org/museums/
E-mail mailto:aahs@sfpl.org
Alt Web http://www.fortmason.org/about/index.html
Description located in Golden Gate Recreation Area in former military base with other cultural organizations -- URL  LISTED @ CHS now goes to porno site
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Archives
Owner/Operator: African American Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/27/2003

California
California Newsreel

149 9th Street #420
San Francisco CA 94103
Phone
415 621-6196
Web Site www.newsreel.org/
Description videos on African American history
Type of Resource Education
Industry/Profession Movies
Group Identity African American

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