Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 58

1988 Seoul Olympics ephemera and printed materials

 Collection
Identifier: 3014
Abstract

The 1988 Summer Olympics (officially known as the Games of the XXIV Olympiad) were held in Seoul, South Korea from September 17 to October 2, 1988. This collection consists primarily of ephemera and realia related to the Olympic Games, as well as promotional printed materials.

Dates: 1984 - 1994

Philip Ahn papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3007
Abstract

Philip Ahn was a Korean American actor, WWII veteran, and USC alum. This small collection comprises primarily personal and family photographs, film and television stills, and awards and realia documenting Ahn's professional career, personal life, and his numerous involvements within the Korean community. It also contains scripts, teleplays, and some biographical materials.

Dates: 1935 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1978

Charr-Kim family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3005
Abstract

This small collection contains papers of the Korean-American Charr-Kim family, chiefly consisting of typescript drafts of "The Golden Mountain," the memoir of Korean immigrant Easurk Emsen Charr (1895-1986), and the memoir of his daughter Dr. Anna Charr Kim (born 1930).

Dates: 1898 - 1999

Chang, Chester collection of Korean old books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3028
Scope and Contents

Chester Chang collection primarily consists of Korean old books, letters, and documents. The books are mainly related to teach people about the medieval times' culture of Korea, Confucianism and Chinese character.

Dates: 1600 - 2000

China Society of Southern California records

 Collection
Identifier: 3311
Abstract The China Society of Southern California was founded in 1935 as a non-profit cultural organization and is the oldest Sino-American organization of its kind in the United States. The records of the China Society consist primarily of correspondence, board meeting minutes, the Bulletin of the China Society, and financial records. There are also materials surrounding events held by both the China Society and neighboring organizations, foundation documents, articles and clippings, as well as...
Dates: 1935 - 2015

Joseph Cho papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3323
Abstract Joseph Cho (1943 - ) is a Korean American journalist, entrepreneur, and politician. He served as a councilmember and mayor of the City of Cerritos. The collection contains 8 boxes of mixed materials including photos, VHS videotapes, cassette tapes, CDs, DVDs, scrapbooks, correspondence and other documents mostly dating from the 1980s to the 2000s. The items are on the topics of the City of Cerritos, council meetings, election campaigns, Korean American history, events in Southern California,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1982 - 2015

James and Sarah Daily papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3316
Abstract

This collection chiefly contains travel diaries and correspondence reflecting the trips of American hydraulic engineering professor James W. Daily (1913-1991) and his wife, Sarah A. Daily (1915-2009), to the People's Republic of China in 1974 and 1979, as well as a visit by Sarah in 1994. Also included are letters from Carr Chia-Chang Liang, a Caltech student in the late 1930s, that chronicle his trip back to and conditions in wartime China in the early 1940s.

Dates: 1940 - 1994

Documents of the Korean National Association Building

 Collection
Identifier: 3302
Abstract The Korean National Association building dedicated in Los Angeles in 1938, served as the headquarters for several Korean organizations. Among these were the Korean National Association (Kungminhoe) itself, the United Korean Committee in America, the Korean Chamber of Commerce in America, the Korea Relief Society, and the newspaper Sinhan Minbo (New Korea). The documents in this collection are the records that have remained in the KNA building to the present day and document many of the major...
Dates: 1945 - 1964

George F. Drake papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3312
Abstract

George F. Drake is an American Korean War veteran and activist. This collection comprises primarily DVDs, CDs, and CD-Rs created and collected by Drake and pertaining to orphans during the Korean War. It also contains correspondence, clippings, and documents relating to Korean War Children's Memorial and the Kiddy Car Airlift rescue operation, as well as news clippings, articles and a few books.

Dates: 1950 - 2017

Neil Flowers North Korea Journal photograph album

 Collection
Identifier: 3037
Abstract North Korea Journal: 2002 is a large album (30 cm x 42 cm) of photographs taken by poet, screenwriter, writer, director, actor, editor, and USC alumnus Neil Flowers during a trip to North Korea (DPRK) in June 2002. Flowers, a Canadian who lives and works in Los Angeles, was the only Caucasian amongst 19 Koreans from L.A. who were invited by the government to visit the DPRK. These Korean Angelenos (and Flowers) had been contributing financially to a noodle factory in Pyongyang that fed the...
Dates: 2002

Filtered By

  • Repository: USC Libraries East Asian Library X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Correspondence 18
Clippings 16
Photographs 9
East Asia -- Study and teaching -- Archival resources 7
Korean American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 7
∨ more
Korean Americans 7
Scrapbooks 7
Ephemera 6
Photograph albums 6
Slides (photographs) 5
Asian American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 4
Books 4
Brochures 4
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Archival resources 4
Manuscripts 4
Research (documents) 4
Audiocassettes 3
Certificates 3
Democratization -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 3
Essays 3
Immigrants -- Korea -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Korea -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 3
Korean American physicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
Korean American women -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives -- Archival resources 3
Maps 3
Negatives (photographic) 3
Newspaper clippings 3
Oral histories (document genres) 3
Realia 3
Videotapes 3
Asia 2
Asian Americans in the motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
CD-ROMs 2
China -- Description and travel -- 20th century 2
Communism -- Korea (North) -- Archival resources 2
Compact discs 2
DVDs 2
Interviews (Sound recordings) 2
Journals (accounts) 2
Korea 2
Korea (North) -- Politics and government -- Archival resources 2
Korea (South) -- Description and Travel -- Photographs 2
Korea (South) -- Politics and government -- 1960-1988 -- Archival resources 2
Korean American women authors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Press kits 2
School yearbooks 2
Sound recordings 2
Speeches, addresses, etc. Korean -- Archival resources 2
Academy Awards (Motion pictures) -- Archival resources 1
Acetate film 1
Actions and defenses -- Hawaii -- Archival resources 1
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs 1
Alaska -- Description and travel 1
Annual reports 1
Architects -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Architecture -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Armed Forces -- History -- Archival resources 1
Asian American architects -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Asian American women -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Asian American women authors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Asian Americans in motion pictures -- Archival resources 1
Asian Americans on television -- Archival resources 1
Audiotapes 1
Awards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Baptists -- Korea -- Archival resources 1
Biography (genre) 1
Birth records 1
Bulletins 1
Businessmen -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
California -- Photographs 1
Cartography -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
China -- Economic conditions -- 20th century 1
China -- Foreign relations -- 20th century 1
China -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
China -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Chinese Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Chinese Americans -- Societies, etc. -- Archival resources 1
Cholla-bukto (Korea) -- Description and travel -- Pictorial works 1
Chonju-si (Korea) -- Description and travel -- Pictorial works 1
Christians -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
Church work -- Korea -- Archives 1
Circuit courts -- Hawaii -- Archival resources 1
City council members -- California -- Los Angeles 1
Clippings files 1
College teachers -- Korea -- Archival resources 1
College teachers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Commemorative medals 1
Commercial art -- Japan -- Taishō period, 1912-1926 -- Posters 1
Communism -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Conference on the Limitation of Armament (1921-1922 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Deportation -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Dermatologists -- Korea -- Archival resources 1
Design -- Japan -- History -- Taishō period, 1912-1926 1
Diaries 1
Divers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
East Asia -- History 1
East China College of Hydraulic Engineering (Nanjing) 1
Elections -- California -- Archival resources 1
∧ less
 
Language
English 50
Korean 15
Japanese 4
Chinese 3
 
Names
Rhee, Syngman, 1875-1965 4
Peace Corps/Korea 3
Ahn, Philip, 1905-1978 2
An, Ch'ang-ho, 1878-1938 2
Korean American Museum 2
∨ more
Los Angeles Times (Firm) 2
Paik, Irvin, 1940- 2
American Bible Society 1
American Geographical Society of New York 1
Asai Shiten (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco 1
Blaisdell, Russell Lloyd, 1910-2007 1
Bliss, Charles Kasiel 1
Brotherhood of Artists (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Byram, Roy Mack 1
Campbell, Archibald 1
Centre College (Danville, Ky. : 1918- ) 1
Chang, Chester 1
Chang, Roberta 1
Charr, Easurk Emsen, 1895-1986 1
China Society of Southern California 1
Chinese Media Committee (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
Chinese for Affirmative Action (Organization) 1
Chungang Ilbo Miju Ponsa 1
Courtright, Paul 1
Cuddy, Susan Ahn, 1915- 1
Dainihon Seito Kabushiki Gaisha 1
De Fraeye, Mark 1
DeYoung, Henry Chung 1
Dhiegh, Khigh 1
Doolittle, Jame Harold "Jimmy" 1
Drake, George F., 1930- 1
East West Players (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Eastern Communication Association 1
Flowers, Neil 1
Fuji Ginkō 1
Gōshi Kaisha Chidoriya Shōten (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Hahn, Richard 1
Han, Woo Sung 1
Hanguk Ilbo Miju Ponsa 1
Harding, Warren G. 1
Hess, Dean E. (Dean Elmer), 1917-2015 1
Hinode Shobō 1
Hoose, Earl Albion 1
Hoose, Harned Pettus, 1920-1981 1
Hoose, Saidee Pettus, 1887-1949 1
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 1
Hyun, David, 1917-2012 1
Hyun, Peter, 1906- 1
Hyun, Soon, 1878-1968 1
Ichida Ofusetto Insatsu Kabushiki Kaisha (Ichida Offset Printing Co., Ltd.) (Osaka, Tokyo, and Shanghai) 1
International Public Relations Co. 1
Jaisohn, Philip 1
Japan Steel Information Center 1
Japanese American Citizens' League 1
Jolly, Donald 1
Jolly, Thesa 1
Kabushiki Kaisha Tōkyō Tsukiji Kappan Seizōsho (Tokyo, Japan) 1
Kalmykov, Ivan P. 1
Kang, Hye Won 1
Keyes, Minnie Evans 1
Kiang, Yi-seng, 1908- 1
Kim, Anna Charr, 1930- 1
Kim, Charles J. 1
Kim, Chŏng-il 1
Kim, Earl, 1920-1998 1
Kim, Il-sŏng 1
Kim, Il-sŏng, 1912-1994 1
Kim, Kyu-sik 1
Kim, Ronyoung 1
Kim, Sung Kwon, 1875-1960 1
Kim, Yin, -2006 1
Kim, Yŏng-ch'ŏl, 1929- 1
Kim, Yŏng-dal 1
Kim, Yŏng-ok, 1919-2005 1
King, Jean Sadako, 1925-2013 1
Korea (South). Delegation to the United Nations General Assembly 1
Korean American Coalition 1
Korean Pacific Press. Washington Bureau 1
Korean-American Medical Association 1
Kungminhoe (Hawaii) 1
Kwan, Nancy 1
Lah, Kyung, 1971- 1
Lee, Sammy, 1920-2006 1
Lee, Steven Sok-Yol 1
Litton Industries 1
Louganis, Greg, 1960- 1
Loureiro, Pedro 1
Lurton, Nelson E. 1
MacArthur, Douglas 1
Machida, Ryūyō, 1871-1955 1
Mako 1
Mayama, Kōji, 1882-1981 1
McCaffrey, William J. (William Joseph), 1914-2006 1
McCune, George Shannon 1
McCune, Shannon, 1913-1993 1
Meyer, Milton Walter 1
Mikva, Abner J. 1
Min, Chan Ho 1
∧ less