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Topping, Norman, 1908-1997


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Walter Karabian collection on Norman H. Topping

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 95049040877]
Identifier: 5247

This small collection contains items on USC president Dr. Norman H. Topping (1908-1997), dating from 1975 to 2013, primarily collected by his friend Walter Karabian. Most of the materials relate to the planning of tribute events for Dr. Topping, dating from 1975 to 1998.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 2013

Southern California Rapid Transit District records

Identifier: 0026

This collection contains the files kept by Dr. Norman Topping for part of the time he served on the Board of Directors of the Southern California Rapid Transit District. Topping was the president of USC from 1958-1970. His files on the SCRTD include correspondence, publications, minutes, and maps documenting the agency's operations in the second half of the 1960s.

Dates: 1966 - 1969

USC Presidential Inauguration ephemera

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 5008
Abstract The University of Southern California began as a mustard field in what was then "West" Los Angeles with a class of 53 students and 12 teachers. Its first president was Marion Bovard who served the university from 1880 to 1891. As of 2017, there have been ten more Presidents after Bovard, with Rufus B. von KleinSmid (1921-1947) serving the longest. This small collection consists of invitations, programs, lists of attendees, and other ephemera pertaining to the...
Dates: 1922 - 1981

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College presidents -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Agendas (administrative records) 1
California, Southern -- History -- Archival resources 1
Correspondence 1
Financial records 1