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George and Elenora Adams diaries, letters, and other material

 Collection
Identifier: 7086
Abstract The George and Elenora Adams diaries, letters, and other material contain 39 diaries, four letters, and various personal documents and ephemera kept by George E. Adams and his wife Elenora Martin Learned Adams. Throughout the course of their lives--as documented in their journals--George and Elenora worked as farmers, teachers, and store owners in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine before moving to Duarte near East Los Angeles in 1887. In California, George and Elenora tried their luck...
Dates: 1856 - 1909

All Nations Church and Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: 0403
Abstract

The records contain correspondence; program plans and proposals; medical records and statistics; budgets and other financial records; staff rosters; miscellaneous religious publications; newspaper clippings; brochures, and other publications describing the work of All Nations; annual reports; committee reports, agendas, and minutes; and staff reports on activities. This collection encompasses the years 1925-1978, with the bulk of the material dating frmo the decade of the 1930s.

Dates: 1925-1978 (bulk 1930s)

Allan Hancock Foundation archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0257
Abstract The Allan Hancock Foundation Archive contains records of the Foundation set up at the University of Southern California by G. Allan Hancock for the purpose of furthering oceanographic studies. These records also include those materials from the library and museum that were associated with the Foundation, as well some personal mementos of Captain Hancock's and the Hancock family. Also included are extensive records of the research ship Velero IV, as well as sound recordings, photographs and...
Dates: 1823 - 2005

Association of Trojan Leagues records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5051
Abstract

The Association of Trojan League records consists of meeting materials (agendas, reports, etc.), scholarship information, and President's reports, documenting the history and activities of the Association. The Association of Trojan Leagues was the umbrella organization for the seven alumnae Trojan Leagues throughout Southern California. The ATL was disbanded in 2018 following a reorganization of USC's alumnae organizations.

Dates: 1967-2018

Yvonne Brathwaite Burke papers: Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

 Collection
Identifier: 0218-2
Abstract

The Yvonne Brathwaite Burke papers contain the records of the political activities of Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, University of Southern California Gould Law School alumna, state and federal legislator, and county official. Included in this collection are the records from Burke's second tenure on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors (1992-2008).

Dates: 1968 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1991 - 2008

Coulter Dry Goods Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 0008
Abstract

Family history of B. F. Coulter, photographs, business correspondence, clippings; photographs of window and counter displays. The family business was founded in 1878 in Los Angeles and flourished until the 1960s.

Dates: circa 1870s-1960s

First Century Families records

 Collection
Identifier: 0298
Abstract

The collection contains records of the activities of the First Century Families, especially centered on the planning and implementation of the group's annual luncheon. Considerable genealogical and biographical material is also contained herein. The collection also includes 22.4 gigabytes of audio and video files.

Dates: 1937 - 2009; Modified: 2013; Modified: 2015; Modified: 2017 – 2018

Foley and Sepulveda family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 7042
Abstract The Foley and Sepulveda family papers consists of letters, diaries, photographs, photograph albums, books, legal documents and ephemera, 1850-1953 and undated, created and collected by various members of the Sepulveda and Foley families. The bulk of the collection consists of materials created and collected by William I. (W.I.) Foley and his daughter Viola Lillian Foley Morrow. Also included are some items from Foley's wife Sara Dolores Sepulveda, their children Zoraya, Rupert, and Elsa...
Dates: 1850-1953, undated

J. Paul Getty collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0091
Abstract

Clipping service scrapbooks on the later life of Getty (1892-1976), the construction of the Getty Museum in Malibu, and the settlement of his estate; clippings and photographs of the museum; album of letters, 1955-56, to Getty regarding his book, Collector's Choice.

Dates: circa 1955

Allan A. Hunter papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0397
Abstract Mt. Hollywood Congregational Church, founded in 1905, is located in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles. Its longest-serving pastor, Allan A. Hunter, led the congregation from 1926 until his retirement in 1963, but stayed actively involved until his death almost twenty years later. This collection reflects the activities of the church throughout the twentieth century, as well as the progressive ideas and religious teachings of Reverend Hunter. His correspondence with other religious thinkers...
Dates: 1905 - 2000

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Boston Society of Natural History 1
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California Congress of Parents, Teachers, and Students, Inc. 1
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Chandler, Otis 1
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Church of All Nations (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
City of Los Angeles Human Relations Commission 1
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Collin, Helene Montague 1
Community Relations Conference of Southern California 1
Congress of Mexican American Unity 1
Coulter Dry Goods Company (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Coulter, B. F. (Benjamin F.) 1
Crittenton Center for Young Women & Infants (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Davis, Alonzo 1
Davy, Woods 1
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor) 1
Denzel, Carl 1
Diaz, Angel G. 1
Disciplined Order of Christ 1
Douglass House Foundation 1
Duke, Donald 1
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Federation of Community Coordinating Councils of Los Angeles County 1
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Gandhi, Mahatma 1
Garcia, Margaret 1
Garth, John S. (John Shrader) 1
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German American Bund 1
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Haynes, John Randolph 1
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Hurd, Mary Wilcox 1
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.). Community Advisory Board 1
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Kagawa , Toyohiko 1
Kilgore family 1
Kilgore, Thomas, 1913-1998 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
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