Additional Long Beach history resources

Long Beach History Organizations

Long Beach Historical Society

Long Beach Heritage

Unique Long Beach Museums

LONG BEACH FIREFIGHTER’S MUSEUM 1445 Peterson Avenue (562) 570-8628 or (562) 599-3985 Located in an original 1925 Fire Station, the Museum opened in 1980 and depicts the evolution of fire fighting in Long Beach.

LONG BEACH LIFEGUARD MUSEUM MARINE STADIUM First local lifeguard museum, established in 1988. Contact for more information

New Long Beach History Books

Contact the author or for more information.

The Long Beach Pike, Patricia Ann Stockdale

Prohibition Madness: Life & Death In & Around Long Beach, 1920-1933, Claudine Burnette

Seal Beach: A Brief History, Larry Strawther

The Long Beach Heritage Museum also has the following books for sale at Anderson Paint & Hardware:

• 1902 Long Beach Fire Department Souvenir Book – $10

• Long Beach Souvenir Picture Postcard Album – 1900-1960s – $10

• Souvenir Picture Postcard Album of the Long Beach Pike – $15

• 1932 Long Beach Souvenir Book – $15