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Paul Courtright papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3330
Abstract The Paul Courtright papers contain photograph albums, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, maps, reports, books, correspondence, journals, and other material collected and/or created by Paul Courtright, a former Peace Corps volunteer who was stationed in the Jeonnam Province of South Korea from 1979 to 1981. While working with leprosy patients in rural South Korea, Courtright witnessed the 1980 Gwangju Uprising. Courtright later published a book, Witnessing Gwangju: A...
Dates: 1905 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1979 - 1985

Floyd C. Covington papers

 Collection
Identifier: 7057
Abstract Floyd C. Covington was a Black civic leader in Los Angeles from the late 1920s to the 1970s. Through his work as the first Executive Director of the Los Angeles Urban League and his service in the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Covington redefined social welfare and equal opportunity in both employment and housing for various communities in Los Angeles. Covington's papers contain his early scholarship and poetry from his youth and education in Seattle, Washington and Topeka,...
Dates: 1901 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1970

Henry DeYoung papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3024
Dates: 1905 - 1985

Harry L. Ettinger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 3333
Abstract The Harry L. Ettinger papers contain correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, collected publications, and other material belonging to American philanthropist Harry L. Ettinger. In 1966, Ettinger--then serving as the director of the American-Korean Foundation--established a leprosy rehabilitation center in southeastern Seoul known as Ettinger Village. Ettinger was also a close associate of Syngman Rhee, who served as the first president of South Korea from 1948 to 1960. The Harry L....
Dates: 1950 - 1970

Filipino American Library collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6235
Abstract The Filipino American Library collection consists of materials owned by the Filipino American Library in Historic Filipinotown that were transferred to the University of Southern California Special Collections in 2017. The collection is currently divided into two categories: (i) digitized material and (ii) minimally processed material. The digitized material consists of lantern slides, bound volumes, photographic prints, maps, and other materials that the USC Digital Library digitized and...
Dates: 1910 - 2015

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

Lucile Hage scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5065
Abstract Lucile Hage was a student of the University of Southern California, class of 1924. The small scrapbook contains many small photographs of family members (presumably hers), including a young girl (possibly Lucile as a child). In addition to the photographs, the scrapbook holds correspondence and greeting cards plus memorabilia from Hage's USC days-- Delta Gamma notices, dance cards, news clippings, etc. A California Teachers Association card indicates that Hage was teaching in...
Dates: 1920s

Arlien Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5113
Abstract

This collection consists of the papers, photographs, and personal materials of American social work educator and researcher Arlien Johnson (1894-1988).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920s-1970s

Pearl McCroskey papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5362
Abstract

This collection consists of the papers and photographs of Pearl McCroskey, Phi Beta sorority member, alumna and secretary of the College of Music at the University of Southern California.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890s-1950s

McElmurry and Larrinaga family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 7122
Abstract A collection of family papers documenting two generations of the McElmurry and Larrinaga family. Mario Larrinaga immigrated from Mexico to Los Angeles and--in collaboration with his brother Juan Larrinaga--worked as a designer, art director, and painter of set backgrounds in Hollywood, working at RKO Pictures, Universal, and other major film studios. Larrinaga is most recognized for painting the set backgrounds for the original King Kong (1933) film. After...
Dates: 1920 - 2005

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Kearney High School (Kearney, Nebraska) 1
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Covington, Alma 1
Covington, Floyd C., 1901-1989 1
DeYoung, Henry Chung 1
Ettinger, Harry L. 1
Filipino American Library (FAL) 1
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Foley, Elsa Zelinda 1
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Hage, Lucile 1
Harding, Warren G. 1
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World 1
Jaisohn, Philip 1
Johnson, Arlien 1
Kim, Hŭng-su, 1919-2014 1
Kim, Kyu-sik 1
Kleinsmid, Rufus Bernhard von, 1875-1964 1
Larrinaga, Isabelle 1
Larrinaga, Mario 1
Larrinaga, Norma Fae 1
Litton Industries 1
Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Public Utilities 1
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 1
Los Angeles Urban League 1
MacArthur, Douglas 1
McCroskey, Pearl 1
McElmurry, Charles O. 1
Min, Chan Ho 1
Montague, Hortense Caleff 1
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Morrow, Zelinda 1
New, Ilhan 1
No, Paeng-nin 1
Osborne, Clarence B. (Clarence Bristol) 1
Osborne, Helen Annas 1
Osborne, Henry Zenas, 1848-1923 1
Osborne, Henry Zenas, Jr. 1
Osborne, Lilian Montague 1
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Paek, Sŏn-yŏp 1
Paik, Edward, 1917- 1
Paik, Irvin, 1940- 1
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Schneider, Stella Montague 1
Sepulveda family 1
Sepulveda, Jose Dolores de Jesus 1
Sherman, Florence Mills 1
Stanford University. School of Engineering 1
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Talleda, Miguel Luis (1919-2017) 1
Tingstad, Hortense Marie Osborne 1
Ulrey, A.B. (Albert Brennus) 1
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United States. Air Force 1
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