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Correspondence collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6196
Abstract This artificial collection was created by former USC librarians. It contains letters and related ephemeral material created by a wide variety of primarily American men and women of letters. Many of these are addressed to various University librarians--including Lloyd Arvidsen, Lewis Steig, Charlotte Brown and Christian Dick--and former USC President Rufus von KleinSmid. In addition to this set of letters, which make up the bulk of the collection and were seemingly saved for their autograph...
Dates: 1851-1979

Stamps and stamp catalogs collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0129
Abstract

Stamp collections (generalist and U.S.) in albums formerly belonging to Charles F. Weiss, Elsie E. Behrens, and USC President Rufus B. von KleinSmid; stamp catalogs 1903-1940.

Dates: 1903 - 1940

Albert B. Ulrey and Florence Speicher Ulrey papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0258
Abstract

Letters, ephemera, notes, and pamphlets created and collected by USC Professor of Botany and Zoology Alfred B. Ulrey, and his wife, USC alumna Florence Speicher Ulrey, documenting aspects of the history of USC and Ulrey's teaching and scientific research interests.

Dates: 1891-1959, undated

University of Southern California oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: 0180
Abstract

Tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by librarian Dr. Robert Knutson on behalf of the University between 1960-70.

Dates: 1960 - 1970

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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Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968 2
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Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890 1
Carman, Bliss, 1861-1929 1