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University of Southern California

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Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

James Main Dixon papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5126
Abstract James Main Dixon was a Scottish teacher and author, and an important scholar of the Scots language. In addition to teaching at his alma mater, St. Andrews University, Dixon spent almost 12 years in Japan from 1880 to 1992 where he was a professor of English and a translator of Hojoki; he also taught Hidesaburo Saito, one of the first Japanese writers of English grammar. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1885. Between 1892 and 1901 Dixon taught English...
Dates: 1912-1926

Doheny family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5370
Abstract The collection consists of clippings, photographs and photograph albums, legal documents and correspondence, created by and about various members of the Doheny family, including Lucy Estelle Doheny and her husband, Van Cott Niven; and legal documents, including copies of Lucy Estelle Doheny's birth certificate (box 1). Also included are color photographs of the Doheny chapel in Camarillo; photographs of various members of the Doheny family, including Ned Doheny; a copy of the New York Herald...
Dates: 1892-2005

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0206
Abstract This archive contains the correspondence of Marta Feuchtwanger, wife of German-Jewish writer Lion Feuchtwanger, who survived her husband by almost thirty years. Marta Feuchtwanger remained an important figure in the exile community and devoted the remainder of her life to promoting the work of her husband. The collection contains Marta Feuchtwanger's personal correspondence, texts and manuscripts by her and others, royalty statements received for the works of her husband, correspondence with...
Dates: 1940 - 1987

Lucile Hage scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5065
Abstract Lucile Hage was a student of the University of Southern California, class of 1924. The small scrapbook contains many small photographs of family members (presumably hers), including a young girl (possibly Lucile as a child). In addition to the photographs, the scrapbook holds correspondence and greeting cards plus memorabilia from Hage's USC days-- Delta Gamma notices, dance cards, news clippings, etc. A California Teachers Association card indicates that Hage was teaching in...
Dates: 1920s

Carol Muske-Dukes papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0349
Abstract

The Carol Muske-Dukes papers consist of the literary works, academic files, and personal papers, photographs, and correspondence of Carol Muske-Dukes, California poet laureate and USC professor of creative writing. The materials cover the period from the early 1957 to 2015.

Dates: 1957 - 2020

George E. Outland USC Trojans football scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5276
Abstract Scrapbook of clippings created by George E. Outland documenting the 1931 USC-Notre Dame football game. Clippings come from newspapers from all over the United States. Also included is a section on the 1931 Stanford-Dartmouth football game. Outland was born in Santa Paula, Ventura County, California, on October 8, 1906. He attended public schools and Whittier College in California, received his M.A. from Harvard University and his Ph.D. from Yale University. He also attended the...
Dates: 1931 November-December

Howard Ralston papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5069
Abstract Howard Ralston was an alumnus of the University of Southern California (class of 1930) and part of a family acting troupe as a child. Born in Bar Harbor, Maine in 1904, Ralston's family traveled around the country before eventually settling in Hollywood, California, where young Ralston became a featured player for five years. (One of his early film roles (1919) was opposite Mary Pickford in Polyanna.) Ralston graduated from University High School in...
Dates: 1917-1988; Majority of material found in 1920s

USC Thornton School of Music records

 Collection
Identifier: 0283
Abstract The University of Southern California's music school was officially established in 1884, and conferred its first degrees in 1885. The records document many of the activities of the School from the late 19th to the early 21st centuries. Included are the papers (generally incomplete) of some of the School's notable personnel, including Max Swarthout, Raymond Kendall, Ellis Kohs, Pauline Alderman, and Walter F. Skeele; records of academic activities; records of student and alumni...
Dates: 1897 - 2017; Modified: 2017-2019, 2021

Zeta Phi Eta records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5054
Abstract The professional speech fraternity known as Zeta Phi Eta was founded in 1893 at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. The USC chapter was founded by Irene Phillips Kuhl in 1921. (The fraternity was officially named the National Professional Speech Arts and Speech Sciences Fraternity for Women; now it is known as the National Professional Fraternity in Communication Arts and Sciences, the oldest national group of its kind. The seven boxes in this collection contain the...
Dates: 1894-1993

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Photographs 6
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Greek letter societies -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
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Legal documents 2
Manuscripts 2
Notes 2
Printed ephemera 2
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Authors, Scottish -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Brochures 1
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 1
College students -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
College teachers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Compact discs 1
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Creative writing (Higher education) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Dance cards 1
Digital images 1
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 1
Football -- History -- Archival resources 1
Football teams -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Fund raising -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
German language -- Archival resources 1
German literature -- Archival resources 1
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 1
Greeting cards 1
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Libraries -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Memoirs 1
Memorandums 1
Moving images 1
Music -- Competitions -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Music -- Instruction and study -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Music -- Performance -- Archival resources 1
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Newsletters 1
Newspapers 1
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Photograph albums 1
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Political campaigns -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Programs (documents) 1
Proverbs, French -- Translations into English -- Archival resources 1
Proverbs, Irish -- Translations into English -- Archival resources 1
Proverbs, Italian -- Translations into English -- Archival resources 1
Proverbs, Spanish -- Translations into English -- Archival resources 1
Realia 1
Reports 1
Scores 1
Simon Rodia's Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Sound recordings 1
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater programs 1
Theatrical managers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Tickets 1
Typescripts 1
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- Administration -- Archival resources 1
Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Archival resources 1
Upper class families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- Photographs 1
Women authors -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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