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Found in 144 Collections and/or Records:

SCAMP (USC Alumni Families Camp) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5238
Abstract Begun in 1984, SCamp (or SCAMP)is a USC program hosted each August by USC students known as Pepsters as well as the USC General Alumni Association. USC students and their families take over the year-round Wonder Valley Resort near Sanger, California for three weeks of Trojan-related programs and activities-- water sports, horseback riding, etc., as well as typical "camp" activities such as sing-a-longs and competitive games. This small collection of ephemera, brochures,...
Dates: 1998-1999

Shelly Scott collection of USC button badges

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5280
Abstract Collection of USC buttons, 19730-220 and undated.
Dates: 1972-2002, undated

Anna Hawley Searles collection of Edwin Diller Starbuck and Herbert L. Searles papers

Identifier: 0284
Abstract The collections consist of publications; publications proofs; research notes; correspondence files; lecture notes and course assignments; receipts and cancelled checks; photograph, half-tone blocks, and transparencies; a scrapbook; and personal artifacts representing the personal papers and research of Edwin Diller Starbuck (1900 to 1955), Herbert L. Searles (ca. 1924 to 1959), Anna Hawley Searles (1948 to 1951). Edwin Diller Starbuck (1866-1947) was a prominent teacher of philosophy,...
Dates: 1900-1993

Max E. Shaffer papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5275
Abstract Exams and instructional material, maps, and navigation equipment collected and created by Max E. Shaffer during the early 1940s. Shaffer studied at USC's Naval Preparatory School, the Naval Air Reserve educational center in New Orleans, and later at the Naval Air Transport Service Command Advanced Naval Air Navigation program in Corpus Christi. Also included are some of Shaffer's military orders.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Skull and Dagger Society records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0272
Abstract Collection of records of Skull and Dagger, the oldest honor society at USC. The purpose of the Society is the furtherance of the name and the reputation of the University of Southern California.
Dates: 1921-

John Allan Smith papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5289
Scope and Content Papers of John Allan Smith, Ed.D. Dr. Smith received his doctorate from USC in 1948. In addition to serving as Dean of Chapman College's Ship of the World Campus Afloat, and in many positions within the Los Angeles City schools, he also served as Executive Secretary of the Fulbright program in Pakistan, and much of the travel writing in the papers documents his time in Pakistan and related travels. The collection consists of photographs of Dr. Smith at all ages, his diploma, typescripts of...
Dates: 1924-1968, undated

S.L. "Sid" Stebel typescripts

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0106
Abstract Typescipts of a novel, Spring Thaw (Walker, 1989), by the novelist, screenwriter, playwright, writing teacher, and USC alumnus (b.1924).
Dates: 1989 - 1989

Ivan Harry Summers papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5060
Abstract The author of Vector Theory of Circuits Involving Synchronous Machines, Ivan H. Summers, was a 1920 graduate of the University of Southern California (electrical engineering). His education continued at the General Electric Company in Schenectady, New York, where he completed an advanced course in engineering and published a thesis for USC called Eddy Currents in Armature Windings. Summers wrote and published several other...
Dates: 1907-1930

Christopher J.J. Thiry collection of sports collecting cards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5302
Overview 373 sports cards of professional football players who attended USC.
Dates: circa 1984-2008

Robert H. Timme interviews

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5263
Abstract Digital videocassettes and CDs of interviews with artists and architects, and USC architecture and arts student projects. Robert Timme was the Dean of the School Architecture at USC from 1996-2005.
Dates: circa 2000s