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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The Archival Future of the Iron Horse: California Railroad Collections at the Sesquicentennial of the Transcontinental Railroad (USC ICW, USC Sidney Harman, USC Libraries, USC CCI)

April 26, 2019 4:00-5:30PM USC DML 241 RSVP: with Chris Rockwell, Librarian, California State Railroad Museum Gordon...

4/26 4pm
Dear Los Angeles: The City in Diaries and Letters 1542 to 2018 (USC ICW)

with David Kipen and Lynell George Tuesday, May 7, 2019 4:00pm, The Huntington, Ahmanson Classroom, Botanical Center Join David Kipen and Lynell George...

5/7 4pm

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