Institute on California and the West (ICW)

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The Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West (ICW) is a center for scholarly investigation of the history and culture of California and the American West. Through sponsorship of innovative scholarship and research, ICW draws on the resources of the University of Southern California and The Huntington Library to build an innovative and unique collaboration between a research university and a research library.

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Labor and Laborers at The Huntington: A Work in Progress Discussion with Professor Natalia Molina (ICW)

Distinguished scholar Natalia Molina joins Institute director William Deverell for a discussion of her current research into the labor history of The...

5/12 12pm
Boyle Heights: How a Los Angeles Neighborhood Became the Future of American Democracy (ICW)

Boyle Heights is an in-depth history of the Los Angeles neighborhood, showcasing the potent experiences of its residents, from early contact between Spanish...

5/19 12pm
The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre: A Photographic History (ICW)

On the evening of May 31, 1921, and in the early morning hours of June 1, several thousand white citizens and authorities violently attacked the African...

5/26 12pm

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