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Robert B. Richardson collection on Southern California Theater

 Collection
Identifier: 0242
Abstract

This collection consists of the research files on Los Angeles and Southern California theaters compiled by Robert Richardson. The focus of the files, which contain clippings, statistics, and ephemera, is the physical venues themselves (the theaters).

Dates: 1896 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1990

John A. Sanborn papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0027
Abstract

This collection contains the diaries kept by John A. Sanborn (1850-1942) between 1909 and 1942. Sanborn was a farmer who lived in Covina and Compton, California.

Dates: 1909 - 1942

Southern California Rapid Transit District records

 Collection
Identifier: 0026
Abstract

This collection contains the files kept by Dr. Norman Topping for part of the time he served on the Board of Directors of the Southern California Rapid Transit District. Topping was the president of USC from 1958-1970. His files on the SCRTD include correspondence, publications, minutes, and maps documenting the agency's operations in the second half of the 1960s.

Dates: 1966 - 1969

John G. and Corrine Tomlinson collection of Southern California photographs, postcards, and memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: 7115
Abstract The collection consists of photographs depicting landscapes, portraits, and businesses in Southern California between 1875 and 1950; Los Angeles and Southern California maps and promotional booklets dating from 1880 to 1940; and approximately 5,250 postcards relating to Southern California dating from 1880 to 1940. John G. Tomlinson, Jr. and Corrine Tomlinson began collecting the material circa the early 1990s. The collection also includes a large format photograph by H. T. Payne of Benjamin...
Dates: 1875 - 1950

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Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
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Agriculture -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
California, Southern -- History -- Maps 1
California, Southern -- Photographs 1
Compton (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Compton (Calif.) -- Photographs 1
Correspondence 1
Covina (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Diaries 1
Earthquake damage -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Earthquakes -- California -- Long Beach -- 1933 -- Archival resources 1
Farm life -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Financial records 1
Highway planning -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Local transit -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Long Beach (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Photographs 1
Minutes 1
Performing Arts -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Performing arts -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Photographic postcards 1
Popular culture -- California, Southern -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Postcards 1
Postcards -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Promotional materials 1
Reports 1
Theater -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Theaters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Theaters -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Transportation -- California, Southern -- Planning -- Archival resources 1
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Sanborn, John A. 1
Southern California Rapid Transit District 1
Tomlinson, Corrine 1
Tomlinson, John G., Jr. 1
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