About the Exhibition

In Our Own Backyard: Resisting Nazi Propaganda in Southern California, 1933-1945 was first exhibited August 28 to September 30, 1989 in the CSUN Oviatt Library at California State University, Northridge, under the auspices of the CSUN Urban Archives Center and the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles.

The exhibition traveled during the 1989-1990 academic year to three additional venues in Los Angeles-

The exibition was co-sponsored by

Exhibit Staff:

Contributors to the Exhibit

In addition to the selections from the collections of the Urban Archives Center the following loaned original materials for the exhibit:

Special Acknowledgements

Many people contributed generously to the development of the exhibit, and we particularly thank Kent Brecheen-Kirkton, Michael Meyer, Harold Rockwell, James Sefton, James Mason, Ronald F. Rieder, Steven F. Windmueller, Michael Nutkiewicz, Norman Tanis, Cindy Ventuleth, Tony Gardner, Jerry Biederman, Betty Trotter, Betty Erlandson, Marcella Tyler; in the Jewish Federation Council San Fernando Valley Region Office, Amy Brewstein and H. Jack Mayer; and in the California State Archives in Sacramento, John Burns, Melodi Andersen, Genevieve Tooka, David Snyder and Nancy Zimmelman.

Urban Archives Center Staff

Urban Archives Center Advisory Board (1989)