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LA as Subject Collection

The LA as Subject collection contains material from a selection of L.A. area community-based archives and organizations that were digitized and shared in partnership with CSUDH.

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Collection Description

The Marina Del Rey Dinghy was a bi-monthly community newsletter published between 1963 and 2002 and distributed to residents of Marina Del Rey, CA. It contained stories and photographs about people and events in the Marina Del Rey area, including articles about sailing and boat maintenance; race results; and advertisements for local businesses.

About the Marina Del Rey Historical Society

Marina del Rey Historical Society (MdRHS) has been the community’s leading curator of Marina del Rey-related historical photos, slides, documents, newspaper and magazine articles, memorabilia and recorded oral histories. Since its inception in 2007, MdRHS has actively engaged the community with Marina del Rey history exhibits at uncounted local annual events, the presentation of live local history talks to local boating groups and yacht clubs, the distribution of newsletters, a Marina del Rey history video, and an ongoing website. During these years, its collection of archives has steadily grown.