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Gladys A. papers

 Collection
Identifier: 7062
Abstract

The Gladys A. papers contain diaries of Gladys A., a young woman who participated in sex work in and around Downtown Los Angeles. The diaries span from the day she arrived in LA in January of 1949 through 1953, detailing the daily experiences of her first five years in the city. The collection also includes photographs of Gladys with unidentified individuals, correspondence from her family in Michigan, memorabilia from her Catholic high school, and other miscellaneous personal items.

Dates: 1944-06-09 - 1979

Chauncey Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0419
Abstract The papers include material collected by Chauncey Alexander over a long and active life in social work and radical politics. Included are personal papers, school papers, and materials relating to Alexander's leadership of such organizations as the National Association of Social Workers, the International Federation of Social Workers, the First Amendment Foundation, and other organizations. Considerable materials are preserved from Alexander's service as an adjunct professor of Social Work...
Dates: 1917 - 2004

Allan Hancock Foundation archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0257
Abstract The Allan Hancock Foundation Archive contains records of the Foundation set up at the University of Southern California by G. Allan Hancock for the purpose of furthering oceanographic studies. These records also include those materials from the library and museum that were associated with the Foundation, as well some personal mementos of Captain Hancock's and the Hancock family. Also included are extensive records of the research ship Velero IV, as well as sound recordings, photographs and...
Dates: 1823 - 2005

American Guild of Organists records

 Collection
Identifier: 0019
Abstract

Established in 1908, the Southern California Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is a local chapter of the national professional association serving the organ and choral music fields. This collection contains the records of the Los Angeles and Pasadena chapters of the American Guild of Organists, including administrative files, publications, and annual scrapbooks.

Dates: 1908 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2000

Verle and Elizabeth Annis papers

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Identifier: 5266
Abstract The Verle and Elizabeth Annis papers contain photographs, pamphlets, postcards, correspondence, architectural designs, and other material created by Verle and Elizabeth Annis. Verle Lincoln Annis (1897-1983) was a scholar and professor of architecture at the University of Southern California until 1962. Verle Annis wrote The Architecture of Antigua Guatemala 1543-1773, published in 1968. Elizabeth Naomi Annis (née Reed) (1905-2000) was a writer, traveler,...
Dates: 1910 - 1978

Michael A. Arbib papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5315
Abstract Papers of Michael A. Arbib, Fletcher Jones Professor of Computer Science; University Professor; Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Neuroscience and Psychology; Director, USC Human Brain Project. Prof. Arbib has based his career on the argument that we can learn much about machines from studying brains, and much about brains from studying machines. He has thus always worked for an interdisciplinary environment in which computer scientists and...
Dates: 1970-2016

Dr. A. Jean Ayres Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0317
Abstract

Papers, tests, and artifacts of A. Jean Ayres, groundbreaking occupational therapist. All items donated by friends, family, and coworkers.

Dates: 1943 - 1999

Charles Leland Bagley papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0016
Abstract

This collection contains the personal papers of Charles Leland Bagley, along with records pertaining to the American Federation of Musicians. Bagley was a musician and lawyer who lived in Los Angeles and who was active in the AFM Local 47 until his retirement in 1959. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, union publications, and ephemera.

Dates: 1865 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1962

Nicholas Beck collection on Budd Schulberg

 Collection
Identifier: 6136
Content Description

Books by and about Budd Wilson Schulberg and his milieu; film posters, recordings of his work, photographs; correspondence between Beck and Schulberg's extended family; archival documents by and about Budd's father, studio executive B.P. Schulberg.

Dates: 1913 - 2016

Alphonzo Bell papers

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Identifier: 0215
Abstract

Alphonzo Bell, Jr. (1914-2004) was a United States Congressman who represented the 27th and 28th Congressional Districts - which encompassed the communities of Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Bel Air, and West Los Angeles - between 1961 and 1977. Materials within the collection date from the 1930s to the 1980s and document Bell's political career.

Dates: 1933-1987

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USC Libraries Special Collections 135
ONE Archives at the USC Libraries, University of Southern California 17
USC Libraries East Asian Library 7
USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library 3
USC Libraries Music Library 1
 
Subject
Photographs 159
Correspondence 158
Clippings 68
Ephemera 50
Reports 30
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Manuscripts 23
Scrapbooks 21
Audiotapes 19
Notes 19
Slides (photographs) 17
Typescripts 17
Books 16
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 16
Printed ephemera 16
Publications 15
Financial records 14
Realia 14
Audiocassettes 13
Programs (documents) 13
Legal documents 12
Memorandums 12
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 11
Negatives (photographic) 11
Newspapers 11
Videotapes 11
Notebooks 9
Postcards 9
Press releases 9
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 8
Sound recordings 8
Certificates 7
Diaries 7
Magazines (periodicals) 7
Newsletters 7
Pamphlets 7
Photograph albums 7
Brochures 6
Posters 6
Research (documents) 6
American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
California -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Interviews 5
Invitations 5
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Maps 5
Motion pictures (visual works) 5
Periodicals 5
Transcripts 5
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Appointment books 4
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 4
Compact discs 4
Costumes (character dress) 4
Drawings 4
Gay activists -- California -- Los Angeles 4
Gays -- Correspondence 4
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 4
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Legal instruments 4
Memorabilia 4
Minutes 4
Scores 4
Sheet music 4
Soldiers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Telegrams 4
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Archival resources 4
Videocassettes 4
Administrative records 3
African Americans -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Architects -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
CD-ROMs 3
California, Southern -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 3
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 3
Clippings files 3
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Contracts 3
DVDs 3
Dancers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Elections -- California -- Archival resources 3
Exiles -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Exiles' writings, German -- California -- Archival resources 3
Galley proofs 3
Gay liberation movement -- California -- Los Angeles 3
Gay press publications 3
Gay rights -- California 3
German language -- Archival resources 3
German literature -- Archival resources 3
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Interviews (Sound recordings) 3
Jews, German -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 3
Korean American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
Lesbian writings 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Archival resources 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Politics and government -- Archival resources 3
Memoirs 3
Motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
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Language
English 151
German 12
Spanish; Castilian 6
Korean 2
Chinese 1
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Names
University of Southern California 17
Feuchtwanger, Marta 5
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 4
Feuchtwanger, Lion 4
Mann, Heinrich 4
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Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 4
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 4
Eisler, Hanns 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 3
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 3
Agnew, Spiro T. 2
Baum, Vicki 2
Blankenchip, John Edward 2
Brecht, Bertolt 2
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 2
California. Governor's Office 2
California. Legislature. Assembly 2
Chagall, Marc 2
Chaplin, Charles 2
Christopher Street West Association 2
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 2
Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 2
Garth, John S. (John Shrader) 2
Guggenheim, Felix 2
Hancock, Allan, 1875- 2
Jewish Club of 1933 2
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 2
Kennedy, Robert F. 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 2
Legg, W. Dorr (William Dorr Legg) 2
Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors 2
Los Angeles Florence Crittenton Home (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Los Angeles International Airport 2
Mahler, Alma 2
Marcuse, Ludwig 2
Neumann, Alfred, 1895-1952 2
Paik, Irvin, 1940- 2
Reagan, Ronald 2
Remarque, Erich Maria 2
Republican National Convention 2
Romney, George W. 2
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle) 2
Schulberg, Budd 2
University of Southern California. School of Dramatic Arts 2
University of Southern California. School of Social Work 2
Walter, Bruno 2
William L. Pereira and Associates 2
Wolff, Victoria 2
Woodhead, J.E. (John Edward) 2
Yorty, Sam 2
Zweig, Arnold 2
Zweig, Stefan 2
A. Quincy Jones & Associates 1
A., Gladys 1
ABC Television Network 1
Adelson, Merv 1
Adrian Wilson and Associates 1
African American Firefighter Museum 1
Ainsworth, Ed, 1962-1968 1
Albert C. Martin and Associates 1
Alexander, Chauncey A. 1
Alexander, Sally J. 1
Allan Hancock Foundation 1
Allen, William C. 1
Altoon + Porter Architects 1
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association of Pathologists and Bacteriologists 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. 1
American Broadcasting Company 1
American Committee for Christian German Refugees 1
American Federation of Musicians 1
American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada. Musicians' Union, Local 47 (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
American Guild of Organists 1
American Guild of Organists. Los Angeles Chapter 1
American Guild of Organists. Pasadena Chapter 1
American Guild of Organists. Southern California Chapter 1
American Institute of Architects 1
American Medical Association 1
American Philosophical Association. Western Division 1
American Red Cross 1
American Society of Civil Engineers 1
Americans for Democratic Action. Southern California Chapter 1
An, Ch'ang-ho, 1878-1938 1
Annis, Elizabeth (1905-2000) 1
Annis, Verle Lincoln 1
Anton Dohrn (Ship) 1
Apostolos, Margo K. 1
Arbib, Michael A. 1
Architectural Manoeuvres (Firm) 1
Arnet, Mosher & Grant (Firm) 1
Arthur Erickson Associates 1
Ashkenazy, Vladimir 1
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco 1
Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948 1
Atkins, Oliver F. 1
Ayres, A. Jean 1
Bachrach, Fabian 1
Bagley, Charles Leland 1
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