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Catalina PhotoShare

Catalina Photoshare

An online community history project of the LA County Library, is collecting photographs that capture the island’s rich history before 1980.

We seek photos of everyday life on Catalina Island including:

  • People: Clubs, organizations, local families, and public figures
  • Places: Landmarks, churches, homes, shops, and street scenes
  • Activities: Performances, parades, celebrations, and cultural events

Online Submission Form

Submit up to two images at a time using the form below. If you have more to share, please fill out the form again, or contact us to discuss.

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Photoshare Collection

Catalina PhotoShare Online Submission

  • Information will not be shared
  • Donor Agreement - Terms & Conditions

    By accepting the Terms and Conditions, you authorize the LA County Library to digitize material you have provided and use it as they deem appropriate. In donating the digital material, it will be made available for use by the LA County Library under the “Fair Use” doctrine, of the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) in an online collection. Additionally, the material may be used inside the library by the public, in future exhibitions, for online web pages, publications, and educational activities. You authorize the LA County Library, at its discretion, to provide digital copies of this material to interested parties. The Library reserves the right to dispose of digital images or items, which, in its judgment, are no longer a benefit to the LA County Library.
  • If you have any questions, please contact us at fotoeastla@library.lacounty.gov
  • Photo #1

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    mm/dd/yy or "circa 1950" or "1960s" or "before 1970" or "after 1956"
  • Street Address, Cross streets or Neighborhoods
  • Describe event or occasion, people included, and notable buildings or streets.
  • Max. file size: 50 MB.
  • Photo #2

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    mm/dd/yy or "circa 1950" or "1960s" or "before 1970" or "after 1956"
  • Street Address, Cross streets or Neighborhoods
  • Max. file size: 50 MB.
  • Thank you for contributing to Catalina PhotoShare

    Your photos will be reviewed and if they meet the criteria, they will be added to the Catalina PhotoShare online collection.
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