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Calabasas Historical Society

The CHS Collection contains important books, photographs, pamphlets, maps, magazines, newspapers and transcripts of interviews with local residents.

Collection Hours: By Appointment Only

To schedule an appointment, please contact:

Janet O'Foley
(818) 222-2046

The collection is housed at the Calabasas Library, 200 Civic Center Way, Calabasas, CA 91302.

Calabasas Historical Society Annual Essay Winners 2013

First Prize - Chelsea Skrabak, Calabasas High School (11th grade) for essay - Calabasas: The Influence of Women Figures

Second Prize - Sarah Brown, Calabasas High School (12th grade) for essay: Calabasas Dynamic and Colorful Beginnings   (Sarah won first prize last year)

Third Prize - Trevor Wong, Agoura High School (9th grade) for essay - Clarence Pierce: The Man Behind the Vision of Pierce College

CHS is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2012 - $500 award is Sarah Brown, a junior at Calabasas High School, for her essay entitled: “History and Culture of the Southern California Chumash”.

We also awarded Honorable Mention for three additional submissions: “The Cultural Diversity Between Multiple Tribes in Southern California,” by Alexi Chacon, a freshman at Sierra Canyon School; “Historical Awakening in Calabasas” by Ali Asghar, a junior at Calabasas High School; and “A Beautiful Home,” by Lucky Ding, a senior at Agoura High School.

For Information on any Library event, please call: (818) 225-7616

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