New Japanese American Collection

Triple J Club 1935

PDHC has made a conscious effort to begin to collect artifacts from our rich ethnic history, and we have recently acquired a significant Japanese American collection. From Meiji Laundry in Pasadena to the San Gabriel Nursery to vegetable farmers in La Puente,… Continue reading

PDHC Celebrates 5 Years!

PDHC 5_2

The U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Service awarded a grant in 2009 to fund the establishment of PDHC. The PDHC website was then launched in 2010 by three of the city’s premier historical institutions – Pasadena City College Shatford Library, Pasadena… Continue reading