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University of Southern California

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Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Allan Hancock Foundation archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0257
Abstract The Allan Hancock Foundation Archive contains records of the Foundation set up at the University of Southern California by G. Allan Hancock for the purpose of furthering oceanographic studies. These records also include those materials from the library and museum that were associated with the Foundation, as well some personal mementos of Captain Hancock's and the Hancock family. Also included are extensive records of the research ship Velero IV, as well as sound recordings, photographs and...
Dates: 1823 - 2005

Michael A. Arbib papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5315
Abstract Papers of Michael A. Arbib, Fletcher Jones Professor of Computer Science; University Professor; Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Neuroscience and Psychology; Director, USC Human Brain Project. Prof. Arbib has based his career on the argument that we can learn much about machines from studying brains, and much about brains from studying machines. He has thus always worked for an interdisciplinary environment in which computer scientists and...
Dates: 1970-2016

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

Ada English papers

 Collection — Box: N107
Identifier: 0343
Abstract

Miss English was USC President Rufus B. von KleinSmid's long time secretary. This collection contains a photograph of a young Miss English, a 1941 booklet commemorating her 20th anniversary as secretary, letters congratulating her upon her retirement in 1964, and other correspondence.

Dates: 1921 - 1967

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
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

Fisher Gallery records

 Collection
Identifier: 0271
Abstract

The Fisher Gallery records document the functions and activities of the Fisher Gallery at the University of Southern California, consisting of the papers of Gallery Directors; records, publications, and media of exhibits; documents of loans; records pertaining to the USC Museum Studies Program; and papers from the Friends of Art/Council of Fine Arts.

Dates: 1932 - 2015

Forthmann House relocation photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5329
Abstract Photographs taken by James Child documenting the November 23, 1988 move of the historic Forthmann House from 629 W. 18th St. to 1101 W. 28th St. (now 2801 S. Hoover St.). The collection also includes an essay by Jim Childs about the move, a copy of the Cultural Heritage Board's notice of historical status for the house, and correspondence and related information about the relocation and planned use of the house by USC. The Forthmann House was built in the late 1880s, is believed to be the...
Dates: 1972 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1988

William C. Herbert papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0398
Abstract

The William C. Herbert papers was brought to USC during the 1990s via Associate Dean for Development and Law School Historian John (Tom) Tomlinson whose expertise includes the history of USC. Though the collection's focus is the correspondence between Herbert and his mother during World War II when he was overseas, at some point later, Herbert studied and graduated from USC with a B.S. in Social Studies. His graduation photo is in the 1957 edition of USC's El Rodeo

Dates: 1930s-1990s

Moshe Lazar papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5282
Abstract

Moshe Lazar (1928-2012) was a professor in many subjects at the University of Southern California from the late 1970s until a year before his death. In addition to the many topics he taught at the University, he actively and avidly researched a variety of topics related to medieval literature, antisemitism, and Sephardic studies. The materials in this collection span the breadth of his scholarly interests and activities.

Dates: 1967 - 2015

Charles James Miller papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0333
Abstract

Correspondence, ephemera, and photographs related to Russell Meriwether Hughes ("La Meri")-- ethnic dance icon, instructor, friend (and one-time lover) of Charles Miller who saved the materials which comprise this collection. The collection also includes Miller's own research material and dissertation on Edward Gordon Craig, published in 1957.

Dates: 1945 - 1989

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Photographs 15
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Notes 4
Scrapbooks 4
Audiocassettes 3
Slides (photographs) 3
Typescripts 3
American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Audiotapes 2
Financial records 2
Legal documents 2
Libraries -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Negatives (photographic) 2
Realia 2
Theater programs 2
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- Archival resources 2
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- Photographs 2
Acting -- Instruction and study -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Actions and defenses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Antisemitism -- Caricatures and cartoons -- History -- Archival resources 1
Antisemitism in literature -- Archival resources 1
Art museum directors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Artificial intelligence -- 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
Automata -- Archival resources 1
Basal ganglia -- Archival resources 1
Biological specimens -- Collection and preservation -- Photographs 1
Biomedical engineering -- Archival resources 1
Bolivia -- Photographs 1
Books 1
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Cerebellum -- Archival resources 1
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 1
Choreographers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Choreography -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Cocos (Keeling) Islands -- Photographs 1
Cognitive neuroscience -- Archival resources 1
Collection management (Libraries) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
College art museums -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Colombia -- Photographs 1
Compact discs 1
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Computational neuroscience -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Costa Rica -- Photographs 1
Courtly love in literature -- Archival resources 1
Creative writing (Higher education) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Cybernetics -- Archival resources 1
Dance -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Dancers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Devil in literature -- Archival resources 1
Diaries 1
Dissertations 1
Drama teachers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Dramatists, French -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Drawings 1
Ecuador -- Photographs 1
Electrical engineering -- Archival resources 1
Emotions -- Archival resources 1
Exhibition catalogs 1
Exhibitions -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Folk dancing -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Forms (documents) 1
Frogs -- Physiology -- Archival resources 1
Fund raising -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Galapagos Islands -- Photographs 1
Galley proofs 1
General Electric Company -- History -- Archival resources 1
German language -- Archival resources 1
German literature -- Archival resources 1
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 1
Hebrew poetry -- Archival resources 1
Hippocampus (Brain) -- Archival resources 1
Historic buildings -- California -- Los Angeles -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Human Brain Project -- Archival resources 1
Human cognitive processing -- Archival resources 1
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Inventories 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
La Brea Pits (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
Ladino literature -- History and criticism -- Archival resources 1
Language and computers -- Archival resources 1
Language and emotions -- Archival resources 1
Lantern slides 1
Learning -- Physiological aspects -- Archival resources 1
Library administration -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Logs (records) 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
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