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Yvonne Brathwaite Burke papers: California State Assembly, U.S. Congress, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, and California Attorney General campaign

 Collection
Identifier: 0218-1
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 are records from Burke's tenure in the California Assembly (1966-1972), U.S. Congress (1973-1978), and the Los Angeles Angeles County Board of Supervisor (1979-1980). Records also include her campaign for California State Attorney General (1978).

Dates: 1959 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1980

B. Kwaku Duren papers

 Collection
Identifier: 7022
Abstract B. Kwaku Duren is a lawyer and long-time political, social and community activist in the Los Angeles area. He has served various institutions, among them the South-Central Office of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA), the Union of Legal Services Workers of Los Angeles. He served as head of the Southern California Chapter of the Black Panther Party and chairman of the New Panther Vanguard Movement. He was co-editor-in-chief of The Black Panther International News Service. As a...
Dates: 1964 - 2012

First Century Families records

 Collection
Identifier: 0298
Abstract

The collection contains records of the activities of the First Century Families, especially centered on the planning and implementation of the group's annual luncheon. Considerable genealogical and biographical material is also contained herein. The collection also includes 22.4 gigabytes of audio and video files.

Dates: 1937 - 2009; Modified: 2013; Modified: 2015; Modified: 2017 – 2018

Saida Gerrard papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0341
Abstract

The collection consists of costumes, manuscripts, programs, photographs, and clippings pertaining to choreographer/dancer Saida Gerrard from the 1930s through the 1970s.

Dates: 1930 - 1980

Grell/Colefax Russian Ballet Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0315
Abstract The collection consists of films, books, photographs, sound recordings, posters, costumes, and artwork related to Russian ballet, chiefly the Bolshoi Ballet Company. Collected by Los Angeles resident Dwight Grell from the early 1950s through the 2000s. Many of the materials are in Russian. This collection represents a broad range of subjects: Russian and Soviet Dance; choreography and costume design; and Russian and Soviet culture, including popular culture, as reflected in programs, print...
Dates: circa 1950s-2000s

Homefront records

 Collection
Identifier: 0247
Abstract The collection contains research materials, administrative files, audiotape interviews, and film reels from a project by the USC Department of History for a book and PBS television special entitled The Homefront : America during World War II, compiled by Mark Jonathan Harris, Franklin D. Mitchell, and Steven J. Schechter. The book was published in 1984, and the show was broadcast in 1985. The project was a collection of first-person accounts of ordinary citizens describing their experiences...
Dates: 1980s

Walter Karabian collection on Norman H. Topping

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5247
Abstract

This collection contains items on USC president Dr. Norman H. Topping, dating from 1975 to 2013, collected by Walter Karabian. Content consists of photographs, personal correspondences, programs, video tapes, invitiations, magazines, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 2013

Herbert G. Klein papers

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Identifier: 0345
Abstract The Herbert G. Klein papers contain detailed records of the day to day activities of Herbert G. Klein, University of Southern California alumnus and trustee, journalist, editor and first White House Director of Communications. Included are records from all phases of Klein's long career: his early career as a journalist with Copley Newspapers in Alhambra and San Diego; his work with Richard Nixon, beginning with the Vice Presidential campaign of 1956; and his subsequent career as a media...
Dates: 15th-17th centuries, 1932-2009 (bulk 1960-1973)

Los Angeles Webster Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 0244
Abstract On April 29, 1992, the city of Los Angeles erupted into riots after four LAPD officers accused of beating motorist Rodney King were acquitted of all criminal charges. The effects were catastrophic; in total, the chaos persisted for six days and resulted in 58 deaths, 2,383 injuries, and nearly a billion dollars in property damage. The extent of the human and material losses incurred from the riots, coupled with intense public scrutiny of the LAPD, led the Los Angeles Board of Police...
Dates: 1931 - 1992; Majority of material found within

Neighborhood Youth Association records

 Collection
Identifier: 0416
Abstract The Neighborhood Youth Association began as charitable organization under the aegis of the Episcopal Church in 1914. Using a settlement house approach, the Association's oiginal goal was to acculturate immigrants to Los Angeles' West side neighborhoods to American culture and values. Over the years the Association has broadened its mission to include providing social services and counseling for poor families and teenaged children in the areas around Venice, California, and the Los Angeles...
Dates: 1954 - 1991

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Black Panther Party 1
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Borislow, Boris 1
Bradley, Tom 1
Briseno, Theodore J. 1
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 1
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California. Legislature. Assembly 1
Carl A. Worthington and Associates 1
Carousel Dance Theatre for Children 1
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Circus Model Builders International 1
Circus World Museum (Baraboo, Wis.) 1
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Cole Bros. Circus 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Congressional Black Caucus 1
Copley Press, inc. 1
Copley, James S. (James Strohn) 1
Daniel Mann Johnson & Mendenhall 1
De Rosa (Firm) 1
Delawie, Macy & Henderson (Firm) 1
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Eastdil Secured (Firm) 1
Eddy and Paynter (Firm) 1
Ehrlichman, John 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
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First Century Families of California (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
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Fuji Ginkō 1
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Gerrard, Saida 1
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Gonzales, Bennie M. 1
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Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus 1
Haldeman, H. R. (Harry R.) 1
Hall Hurley Deutsch (Firm) 1
Harris & Ewing 1
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Hawkins, J. Allen 1
Hayden, Robert, Dr. 1
Helfman, Max 1
Henry Woo Architects 1
Heritage Dance Company 1
Holm, Hanya 1
Houghton, Robert A. 1
Hummel, Hummel, Jones and Shawver (Firm) 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
International Public Relations Co. 1
Jacobs , Lou 1
Japan Steel Information Center 1
Jarvis, Roy 1
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Journal of behavior therapy and experimental psychiatry 1
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King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
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Koon, Stacey C. 1
Kreischer, Lou 1
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Ladd & Kelsey 1
Landau Partnership (Firm) 1
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