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Selma Holo papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5251

Scope and Contents

The Selma Holo papers consists of publications, reports, photographs, and research notes created and collected by Selma Holo. Included are the original typescript of Dr. Holo's dissertation; typescripts of two of her publications, "Beyond the Prado" and "Managing Memory"; research files produced during trips to Mexico and Spain; research for the exhibition "Keepers of the Flame"; and various personal and ephemeral items.

Dates

  • 1937-2015
  • Majority of material found in 1980-2015

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Extent

5.5 Linear Feet (10 containers)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Selma Holo papers consists of publications, reports, photographs, and research notes created and collected by Selma Holo. Included are the original typescript of Dr. Holo's dissertation; typescripts of two of her publications, "Beyond the Prado" and "Managing Memory"; research files produced during trips to Mexico and Spain; research for the exhibition "Keepers of the Flame"; and various personal and ephemeral items. Selma Holo received her doctorate from the University of California, Santa Barbara, in 1980, and worked as a curator at the Norton Simon Museum of Art before joining USC to serve as the director of the Fisher Museum of Art. She also serves as Professor of Art History in the Dornsife College.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Selma Holo, 2009, 2012, 2019.

Related Materials

Fisher Gallery records, Collection no. 0271, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Creator

Title
Finding aid for the Selma Holo papers
Status
Completed
Author
Sue Luftschein
Date
2019 October
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States