Preservation Links

Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Search an on-line photo collection that includes numerous images of Echo Park and surrounding areas. Photos are available for sale.

Modern Committee
An arm of the Los Angeles Conservancy focused on mid-century architecture and history. Home to a popular message board.

National Park Service
A source for technical advisories  and guides on historic reservation practices and policies.  “From the Roof Down” and “Preservation Briefs” sections geared to developers and property owners.

National Trust for Historic Preservation
The nation’s largest preservation group that holds national and regional conferences and seminars.

Old House Journal
The online version of the popular home restoration and renovation magazine

Old House Web
A large listing of suppliers for historic preservation and remodeling projects.

Preserve LA is a forum and clearinghouse for the latest news, information, and techniques concerning historic preservation and the history of Los Angeles and Southern California.

State of California Office of Preservation
The Office of Historic Preservation (OHP) is responsible for administration of federally and state mandated historic preservation programs in California. Good information on tax credits, preservation standards and advice for private and public officials

Restoration Guide
EPHS members receive a copy of our guide of contractors, products and services recommended by fellow members. Please email us your request.