This collection consists of approximately 3000 black and white photographic negatives of Newport Beach and surrounding areas
of Orange County, California in the mid-20th century taken by local historian Hugh R. McMillan.
Hugh R. McMillan (1916-2000) was a historian, journalist, dispatcher, and photographer in Newport Beach, California. He was
also an avid fisherman and self-proclaimed "beach rat" who lived his entire life near the ocean. His photographs and writings
about Newport Beach provide a unique perspective on the growing beach town in the 20th century.
1.6 linear feet
Property rights reside with the University of California. Copyrights are retained by the creators of the records and their
heirs. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
The collection is open for research.