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Eugene Biscailuz scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 0216
Abstract

This collection contains photograph scrapbooks kept by Eugene Biscailuz during his tenure as Los Angeles County Sheriff, as well as scrapbooks of newspaper clippings kept by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Biscailuz joined the Sheriff’s Department in 1907 and became Sheriff of Los Angeles County in 1932. He retired from the force in 1958.

Dates: 1870 - 1958; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1958

John Edward Blankenchip papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0356
Abstract

Papers of John Edward Blankenchip, professor emeritus of the USC School of Theatre. Blankenchip joined USC in 1955, just a decade after the drama department was founded by playwright and director William C. DeMille, and continued to teach classes in directing and experimental theatre at the school until a month before he died at the age of 89.

Dates: circa 1900-2007, undated

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

Lion Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0204
Abstract Lion Feuchtwanger (1884-1958) was a celebrated German-Jewish novelist and outspoken enemy of the Nazis. He began his literary career as a theater critic and turned his talent to writing plays in the 1910s and 1920s. He first became internationally known for his historical novel Jud Süss published in 1925. In 1933, he went into exile in Southern France and in 1941 he emigrated to the United States. He was an important figure in intellectual and artistic circles in Los Angeles during the...
Dates: 1906 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1958

Felix Guggenheim papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0312
Abstract This collection comprises the business and private archives of literary agent and Pazifische Presse co-founder Felix Guggenheim (1904-1976). The collection includes private and business correspondence, and contracts with publishers, authors and other business associates between 1925 and 1986 (bulk 1940-1976). The collection also includes manuscripts, some photographs and book reviews of works by many of the authors Guggenheim represented. Authors of the German-speaking Exile community in...
Dates: 1941 - 1976

Oscar Homolka papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0205
Abstract

This collection consists of manuscripts written by Oscar Homolka during his stay in Southern California. The collections also contains some photographs and ephemera relating to Homolka.

Dates: 1935 - 1960

Ludwig Marcuse papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0209
Abstract

This collection includes personal and business correspondence, manuscripts and published articles, and personal documents and photographs, and pencil drawings dating from Marcuse's years in France, 1933-1940 and Los Angeles, 1940-1950.

Dates: 1925 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1950

Gerhard and Marianne Pinkus papers

 Collection
Identifier: 6122
Abstract Gerhard and Marianne Pinkus emigrated from Germany to Los Angeles in the 1930s and began to collect art in the 1940s. After accumulating a small collection of choice (and sometimes rare) finds, Gerhard and Marianne became a major force in the Los Angeles art world, especially in regard to their primary interest: Marc Chagall. Though they focused mainly on Chagall, the Pinkuses collected drawings, lithographs, and paintings by many other artists from various periods, with some emphasis on...
Dates: 1859-2005; Majority of material found in 1920s-1970s

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 rock concert ephemera collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 7091
Abstract The Southern California rock concert ephemera collection consists of flyers, handbills, posters, photographs, and concert tickets promoting Southern California venues and bands from the mid-1970s to 2005 -- with the bulk of the material spanning the 1980s and early 1990s. The majority of the flyers are printed on standard sized sheets of various colors with several incorporating pre-computer cut and paste graphics alongside rubber-stamped elements. The collection also includes 72 half-sheet...
Dates: 1975 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1995

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Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 4
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Exiles' writings, German -- California -- Archival resources 3
Jewish refugees -- Europe -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Jews, German -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 3
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African American women lawyers 1
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Alternative rock music -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
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Compton (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Compton (Calif.) -- Photographs 1
Concentration camps -- France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
County government -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 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
Edinburgh Fringe (Festival) 1
Exiled Jewish authors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Austria -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Southern France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Fliers (printed matter) 1
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German language -- Archival resources 1
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Glam metal (Music) -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Glam rock music -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Handbills 1
Historical fiction, German -- Archival resources 1
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Invitations 1
Jails -- California -- Administration -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California, Southern -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Law enforcement -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
Legal instruments 1
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Language
English 10
German 1
 
Names
Feuchtwanger, Marta 3
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 3
Baum, Vicki 2
Brecht, Bertolt 2
Feuchtwanger, Lion 2