(Diamond Bar, CA, October 17, 2017) – In celebration of American Archives Month, the City of Diamond Bar is renewing its public call for donations or loans of items of local historical significance.
Examples include photos, newspaper articles, school yearbooks, advertisement materials, Transamerica Corporation documents dated from the 1950s to the 1980s, early photos of The Diamond Bar Country Estates, tract home brochures, and old area maps.
You may bring your items into City Hall during its open hours of 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday or 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, or mail them to Diamond Bar City Hall, Attn: Diamond Bar History Project, 21810 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar, CA 91765. Be sure to include your name and contact information, and indicate if the item(s) are a donation or if you would like them returned.
American Archives Month is a collaborative effort by archivists and repositories throughout the nation to increase awareness and advocate for the preservation of photographs and other items of enduring historical value. It was created in 2006 by the Society of American Archivist.
For more information, please contact the City’s Public Information Division at 909.839.7055 or firstname.lastname@example.org.