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University of Southern California

 Organization

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Mary Martin scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5317
Overview Scrapbook created by USC alumna Mary Martin that documents her years at USC, her marriage to fellow USC alumnus Bernard Gipson, and their life after marriage. The scrapbook documents Mary's life as a student at USC. Mary's twin sister Myra also attended USC and she also features in the scrapbook. Mary Martin and her twin sister Myra were pharmaceutical majors at USC in the mid-1920s. Mary was the President of the Lambda Kappa Sigma sorority. Her future husband, Bernard Gipson, was an...
Dates: 1924-1941

John S. Odell papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5331
Overview Institutional papers of John Odell, Ph.D. in political science in 1976, University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was a member of Harvard University's faculty from 1976 through 1982. Since 1982, Odell has taught and written at the University of Southern California, where he is Professor of International Relations Emeritus today. From 2009 to 2012 he was Director of the School of International Relations. From 1989 to 1992, he directed USC's Center for International Studies.
Dates: 1982-2009

Helen Walker Truesdell papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5038
Abstract Helen Walker Truesdell was a poet and literary scholar, as well as an alumnus of USC. Born in 1897, she attended Los Angeles Polytechnic High where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the school's quarterly literary magazine. After graduation in 1914, she began her studies at USC from which she obtained her B.A. (magna cum laude) in 1918. She then obtained her high school teaching credential and a master's degree (also from USC), later also earning an additional teaching diploma in 1929 for...
Dates: 1900-1938; Majority of material found in 1920-1930

USC Center for Black Cultural and Student Affairs records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5319
Scope and Contents The USC Center for Black Cultural and Student Affairs records consists of photographic collages created for display on the walls of the Center in Student Union room 415. They include photographs Photos of USC faculty, students and events hosted by the Center.
Dates: 2000s

USC founding documents and Board of Trustee minutes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5218
Abstract The USC founding documents and Board of Trustee minutes consist of a ledger containing the by-laws of the University, adopted September 3, 1880, and minutes of the Board of Trustees meetings beginning on that date through November of 1885 (Box 1). Also included is a bound volume of University of Southern Califonia newsletters, dated January 1881-December 1883, with a few issues missing; a typescript with a breif early history of the founding of the University; contemporary copies of letters to...
Dates: 1880-1920, 1956; Majority of material found in 1880-1895

USC School of Dramatic Arts records

 Collection
Identifier: 5287
Abstract The University of Southern California's School of Dramatic Arts began as the Department of Drama within the School of Speech in 1945. It was part of several other departments before it became an independent school in 1990. The records in the collection document many of the activities of the School in the second half of the 20th century and the early part of the 21st century. Included are programs and photographs from theatrical productions, photographs and documents from events including...
Dates: 1941-2007, undated