Historical Collection

Our mission is to identify, collect, preserve, exhibit and make available to the public information that  documents the history of the City of Beverly Hills.  Included in our collection are photographs, correspondence, newspapers, telephone directories, biographies, maps, posters, government and political documents, architectural plans, data on public works and ephemera.  The collection can be viewed by appointment only. Please email akuo@beverlyhills.org to set up an appointment.


Key Local History Collections:

ºPierce-Edson Benedict
ºPhotographs (1885- present)
ºSurveyor Field Books (1920s- 1960s)
ºGreystone (Doheny Mansion)
ºWright MacMahon Secretarial School
ºCartography: Maps & Plans
ºNewspapers (1923- present)