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The Heritage Research Center is located within the Vernier Radcliffe wing of the Del E. Webb Memorial Library.


Monday thru Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


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Department of Archives & Special Collections

Finding Archival Collections


The Department of Archives and Special Collections houses the personal papers of many individuals and institutions important in the study of Adventist history. Highlights include the Congressional papers of Jerry L. Pettis and Shirley N. Pettis; Medal of Honor recipient Desmond Doss; Paradise Valley Hospital and Sanitarium; Hulda Crooks; E. A. Sutherland; Battle Creek Sanitarium; J. Wayne McFarland; Seventh-day Adventist Evangelistic efforts; John Harvey Kellogg and William Miller.

In addition to collection consisting of one box to several hundred boxes, the Department houses individual manuscript items of particular interest such as the diary of Angeline Andrews for the years 1859 to 1865.

A complete listing of all archival collections is available here:  Archival Collections.  Many of the collections have been only partially processed, and such is indicated.  However, all collections are still open for public research.

List of Archival Collections

Heritage Research Center
Del E. Webb Memorial Library
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, California 92350
(909) 558-4942
Archives & Special Collections email: archives@llu.edu
White Estate Branch Office email: whiteestate@llu.edu