Answered By: Marc Vinyard
Last Updated: Apr 07, 2015     Views: 8

The Pepperdine University Libraries have established the Malibu Historical Collection as a repository for documents related to the history of the city of Malibu and its residents. The goals of this collection are to collect, preserve, catalogue, and exhibit materials related to the history of this region, thus making them accessible to a global audience.

Some of the collection highlights include:

The Rindge and Adamson Family Papers, 1891-1967

Webster Family Papers, 1922-1963 

The Charles Marowitz Collection of the Malibu Stage Company, 1978-2003 

The Malibooz Collection, 1981-2010 

The John Mazza Collection of Historic Surfboards

The Malibu Times, 1946-present

The Malibu Surfside News, 1973-present

Historic books related to Malibu and its residents

To access these materials please contact Special Collections at or (310) 506-4434.