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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

Lorenzo DeStefano collection on the Hancock Pacific Expeditions

 Collection
Identifier: 6215
Abstract

A collection of screenplay drafts, research notes, subject files, correspondence, photographs, books, audio and video tapes, and one 16mm film compiled by Lorenzo DeStefano for a film about G. Allan Hancock's expeditions to the Galapagos Islands during 1930s. DeStefano never completed his film, but his research for the project--which began in the 1970s--forms a significant collection of documentation on the people and events involved in the Hancock Expeditions.

Dates: 1930s-1980s

Homefront records

 Collection
Identifier: 0247
Abstract The collection contains research materials, administrative files, audiotape interviews, and film reels from a project by the USC Department of History for a book and PBS television special entitled The Homefront : America during World War II, compiled by Mark Jonathan Harris, Franklin D. Mitchell, and Steven J. Schechter. The book was published in 1984, and the show was broadcast in 1985. The project was a collection of first-person accounts of ordinary citizens describing their experiences...
Dates: 1980s

Herbert G. Klein papers

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Identifier: 0345
Abstract The Herbert G. Klein papers contain detailed records of the day to day activities of Herbert G. Klein, University of Southern California alumnus and trustee, journalist, editor and first White House Director of Communications. Included are records from all phases of Klein's long career: his early career as a journalist with Copley Newspapers in Alhambra and San Diego; his work with Richard Nixon, beginning with the Vice Presidential campaign of 1956; and his subsequent career as a media...
Dates: 15th-17th centuries, 1932-2009 (bulk 1960-1973)

Lawrence Lipton papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0159
Abstract The Lawrence Lipton papers, 1883-2009 (bulk 1950-1975), consist of correspondence, interviews, manuscripts, typescripts, audio recordings, clippings, periodicals, photographs, motion pictures, and ephemera, created and collected by Beat Generation chronicler, novelist, and poet, Lawrence Lipton. The collection documents Lipton's prolific work as a novelist, poet, and columnist through typescripts and manuscripts of his works; correspondence between Lipton and members of the Beats, including...
Dates: 1883 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1975

Milner family films, papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 0332
Abstract

The collection contains travel and home movies; cartoons and children's films; family recipes; monthly and annual reports; meeting minutes; financial records; family photographs; and a few miscellaneous items from the Milner Family.

Dates: 1917-1928, 1949-1991

Richard R. Wright Jr. films

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6204
Abstract The Richard R. Wright Jr. films comprise a collection of 13 moving images created circa the 1920s through the 1960s. Richard Robert Wright Jr. (1878-1967) was an African American sociologist, social worker, and minister for the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Wright was married to Charlotte Crogman Wright, who authored a memoir relating to her travels throughout South Africa as the wife of a Methodist bishop, Beneath the Southern Cross (1955). Much of...
Dates: 1920 - 1960

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Hancock, Allan, 1875- 2
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle) 2
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Atkins, Oliver F. 1
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Boston Society of Natural History 1
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph) 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Copley Press, inc. 1
Copley, James S. (James Strohn) 1
DeStefano, Lorenzo 1
Ehrlichman, John 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
Eltanin (Ship) 1
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 1
Fisk, Walter W. 1
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 1
Haberman, Irving 1
Haldeman, H. R. (Harry R.) 1
Halmos, Dorothy M. 1
Hancock family 1
Hancock, Marian Mullin 1
Harris & Ewing 1
Harris, Mark Jonathan, 1941- 1
Hawkins, J. Allen 1
Holderness, Rose 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Jarvis, Roy 1
KUSC (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Kennedy, Robert F. 1
Kissinger, Henry 1
Klein, Herbert G. (Herbert George) 1
Lew, Mervyn 1
Lipton, Lawrence, 1898-1975 1
Llewellyn Iron Works 1
Mattox, Warren 1
McCulloch, Irene Agnes 1
Metromedia, Inc 1
Mielche, Hakon, 1904- 1
Miles, Lee O. 1
Milner Oil Company 1
Milner family 1
Mitchell, Franklin D. 1
Nixon, Pat 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 1
O'Neill, Dev 1
Parker, Buffy 1
R/V Velero IV (Cruiser) 1
Republican National Convention (29th : 1968 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Rice, Craig, 1908-1957 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 1
Romney, George W. 1
Rothschild Photo 1
Safire, William 1
Schechter, Steven J. 1
Smith, Merrett T. 1
Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi 1
Sullivan, Ed 1
Swett, W. Charles 1
Taylor, William Randolph 1
Ulrey, A.B. (Albert Brennus) 1
University of Southern California 1
University of Southern California. Marine Biological Station 1
Velero III (Ship) 1
Volpe, John A. 1
Wright, Charlotte Crogman 1
Zeni Photography 1
Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis) 1
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