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University of Southern California

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Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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: 1536 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1987

Ernest Kanitz papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0196
Abstract Correspondence, scores, recordings, and ephemeracorrespondence of Austrian emigre composer and teacher Ernest Kanitz (1894-1978). Kanitz continuously devoted himself to the systematic study of piano, theory and composition. In 1930 he founded the Vienna Women's Chorus, with which he brought new choral music to the public in Vienna, Paris, Brno and Budapest. In July 1938, Kanitz emigrated to the United States with his wife and children. Once there, he began teaching music and also appeared as...
Dates: 1890-2008

KUSC records

 Collection
Identifier: 5133
Abstract

This collection includes the administrative records and audio recordings related to the listener supported classical music radio station, KUSC.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1946 - 2017

USC Songs and Yells collection

 Collection
Identifier: 5339
Abstract

A collection of various songs, including USC's alma mater, created by and for the University of Southern California. Included are fight songs, popular songs, music performed in theatrical productions, as well as some clippings, correspondence and ephemera about the composer and the composition of the alma mater.

Dates: 1902-1986

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

Alfred Wesson papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 5035
Abstract Alfred "Al" Wesson is best known as the composer, while a student at USC, of "All Hail"-- USC's current alma mater song-- for a student fundraiser called "Campus Frolics of 1923". The other song he wrote for the opening of Frolics was "Cardinal and Gold" which also became a perennial favorite, played at Trojan football games and countless other university events. In addition to Wesson's musical ability, he served as the University's first...
Dates: 1924-1974

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Clippings 4
Correspondence 3
Scrapbooks 3
Music -- Instruction and study -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
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Programs (documents) 2
Scores 2
Sheet music 2
Sound recordings 2
Alma maters (Songs) -- Archival resources 1
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Audiocassettes 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
Books 1
Brochures 1
Business records 1
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 1
Classical music radio programs 1
College radio stations 1
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Composition (Music) -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Digital images 1
Ephemera 1
Exiles -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 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
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Legal documents 1
Letters 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Manuscripts 1
Memoirs 1
Memorandums 1
Moving images 1
Music -- Competitions -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Music -- Performance -- Archival resources 1
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Notes 1
Photographs 1
Political campaigns -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Printed ephemera 1
Radio -- Archival resources 1
Radio stations -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Reports 1
Simon Rodia's Towers (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Souvenir programs 1
Students' songs -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater programs 1
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- Administration -- Archival resources 1
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- Archival resources 1
Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Archival resources 1
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