The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

Today is Friday, January 19: Open 10am-8pm
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Collection Guides

The Archive is open by appointment and offers research material pertaining to all aspects of Santa Cruz County history. Please contact us at 831.429.1964 x7019 or for any research requests.

This Excel Spreadsheet is the latest inventory of collections at the archive.  Archive Inventory (7 August 2014).

This Excel Spreadsheet is an ongoing project.  This spreadsheet includes the descriptive information of photographs in the archive.  This spreadsheet will allow filtering and sorting to locate potential photographs.  Photograph Collection (23 November 2014).


  • Renata McRee

    I just love seeing some of the collection guides I have created posted on here! 🙂 Thanks Greg Gardner and Marla Novo and the Santa Cruz MAH!

    • scotpeden

      Thank you for making these collections and Marla and the Museum for posting them, invaluable!!

  • Renata McRee

    If any researchers looking at the Larry and Mary Joslin 20-30 Club Collection wish to know more about the clubs history, take a look at The Twenty-Thirtian Magazine Collection also available here. There is a note about the history of the club in that collection guide.