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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

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) unprocessed material. The digitized material consists of lantern slides, bound volumes, photographic prints, maps, and other materials that the USC Digital Library digitized and described...
Dates: 1920 - 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

Henry DeYoung papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3024
Dates: 1905 - 1985

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

Osborne-Montague family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0190
Abstract The Osborne-Montague family papers contains the papers of multiple generations of the Osborne and Montague families, as well as of the families they married into (primarily the Tingstads and the Caleffs). Rodney Montague moved to Los Angeles in 1853, while Henry Zenas Osborne moved to the area in 1878. Montague was a farmer; Osborne owned the Los Angeles Evening Express and was a Congressman for California's 10th Congressional District from 1917 until his death in 1923. His son, Henry...
Dates: 1847 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1945

Edward Paik papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3315
Abstract

Edward Paik was a Korean American food service equipment sales supervisor, Kitchen Specialist, and U.S. Air Force Surplus Property Disposal Specialist. This collection comprises primarily photographs and printed materials created and collected by Edward Paik. It also contains ephemera in the form of service medals, a wool cap, and Army patches, as well as personal papers in the form of correspondence, letters, and yearbooks.

Dates: 1931 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1994

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

Albert B. Ulrey and Florence Speicher Ulrey papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0258
Abstract

Letters, ephemera, notes, and pamphlets created and collected by USC Professor of Botany and Zoology Alfred B. Ulrey, and his wife, USC alumna Florence Speicher Ulrey, documenting aspects of the history of USC and Ulrey's teaching and scientific research interests.

Dates: 1891-1959, undated

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Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 2
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African American fraternal organizations -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
African American freemasonry -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
African American women -- California -- Los Angeles -- Societies and clubs -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Balboa Island (Newport Beach, Calif.) 1
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Conference on the Limitation of Armament (1921-1922 : Washington, D.C.) 1
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Greeting cards 1
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Kearney High School (Kearney, Nebraska) 1
King Kong (Motion picture : 1933) 1
Korea (South) -- Politics and government -- 1960-1988 -- Archival resources 1
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Korea Economic Society (New York, NY) 1
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Korean Christian Institute (Honolulu, Hawaii) 1
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Nebraska State Teachers College at Kearney 1
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Panama-California Exposition (1915 : San Diego, Calif.) 1
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.) 1
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Philippine periodicals -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
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Press Congress of the World (1st : 1922 : Honolulu, Hawaii) 1
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Courtright, Paul 1
Covington, Alma 1
Covington, Floyd C., 1901-1989 1
DeYoung, Henry Chung 1
Filipino American Library (FAL) 1
Foley family 1
Foley, Elsa Zelinda 1
Foley, Sara Dolores Sepulveda 1
Foley, Zoraya Filema 1
Hage, Lucile 1
Harding, Warren G. 1
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World 1
Jaisohn, Philip 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
McElmurry, Charles O. 1
Min, Chan Ho 1
Montague, Hortense Caleff 1
Montague, Rodney 1
Morrow, Bernard 1
Morrow, Viola Lillian Foley 1
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
Osborne, Raymond G. (Raymond Gaylord) 1
Osborne, Sherrill B. (Sherill Blaisdell) 1
Osborne, William Montague 1
Paek, Sŏn-yŏp 1
Paik, Edward, 1917- 1
Paik, Irvin, 1940- 1
Paik, Katherine 1
Peace Corps/Korea 1
Rhee, Syngman, 1875-1965 1
Schneider, Stella Montague 1
Sepulveda family 1
Sepulveda, Jose Dolores de Jesus 1
Sherman, Florence Mills 1
Stanford University. School of Engineering 1
Stanford University. School of Law 1
Tingstad, Hortense Marie Osborne 1
Ulrey, A.B. (Albert Brennus) 1
Ulrey, Florence Speicher 1
United States. Air Force 1
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development 1
United States. Federal Housing Administration 1
University of Southern California 1
University of Southern California. Marine Biological Station 1
West, Willa Mae 1
Women's University Club, Los Angeles 1
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