October 3, 2019
SAN DIEGO MEMORIES II: WAR AND PEACE—THE 1940S AND 1950S AVAILABLE FOR PREORDER AT NEARLY HALF OFF THE COVER PRICE! The San Diego History Center, in partnership with the San Diego Union-Tribune, is pleased to announce a new coffee-table book, San Diego Memories II: War and Peace—The 1940s and 1950s. This heirloom-quality, 176-page book features […]
October 2, 2019
The San Diego History Center is pleased to announce that Wendy McKinney has joined the San Diego History Center as Chief Development Officer (CDO). In her role as Chief Development Officer, Wendy works with Members, Trustees, and Donors to create investment in philanthropic support to advance the mission of the San Diego History Center. She […]
October 1, 2019
OCTOBER 1, 2019 IS SAN DIEGO HISTORY CENTER DAY The San Diego History Center’s 90-year role in preserving City history has been honored by the City of San Diego as part of National Archives Month. In ceremonies at City Hall, featuring Councilmember Chris Ward, City Clerk Elizabeth Maland, and Eric Young, II representing Mayor Kevin […]
September 1, 2019
The San Diego History Center opened a brand new exhibit highlighting the oral history collection titled Welcome to the Mix: Each of Us Has a Story. We believe that oral history has the power to enhance understanding and promote dialogue among citizens. Part of our philosophy involves telling the histories of everyone in our community, […]
August 12, 2019
The Human Rights Campaign San Diego honored LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles and Triumphs, presented by the San Diego History Center in Balboa Park in partnership with the Lambda Archives of San Diego with the 2019 HRC Equality Award.
August 1, 2019
The San Diego History Center was chosen as the recipient of this year’s Stonewall Service Award by San Diego Pride in recognition of their support of San Diego’s LGBTQ+ community.
June 27, 2019
The San Diego History Center is pleased to announce that descendants of the Colonel Ed Fletcher Family are continuing their commitment to preserving the history of the San Diego region through generous support of the San Diego History Center.