The park's archival collections includes oral histories; photographic prints, negatives, and slides; photographs, blueprints, specifications, and other items documenting facility development; and materials related to scientific studies and resource management activities. There are currently over 170 linear feet of archival material in the park's collections
Below are samples of some of the finding aids for our archival collections (all files are PDF format):
Franklin Canyon Collection, 1912-1992
For general information about our collections, see Museum Scope of Collection Statement, 2009.
Did You Know?
Unique vistas and cultural significance often draw filmmakers to National Parks. Paramount Ranch is the only place in the National Park System where you can see movie making in action at a historic movie ranch once owned by Paramount Pictures (1927).