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1988 Seoul Olympics ephemera and printed materials

 Collection
Identifier: 3014
Abstract

The 1988 Summer Olympics (officially known as the Games of the XXIV Olympiad) were held in Seoul, South Korea from September 17 to October 2, 1988. This collection consists primarily of ephemera and realia related to the Olympic Games, as well as promotional printed materials.

Dates: 1984 - 1994

All Nations Church and Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: 0403
Abstract

The records contain correspondence; program plans and proposals; medical records and statistics; budgets and other financial records; staff rosters; miscellaneous religious publications; newspaper clippings; brochures, and other publications describing the work of All Nations; annual reports; committee reports, agendas, and minutes; and staff reports on activities. This collection encompasses the years 1925-1978, with the bulk of the material dating frmo the decade of the 1930s.

Dates: 1925-1978 (bulk 1930s)

American advertising ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6067
Abstract

A collection of advertising fliers, brochures, booklets and catalogs for household appliances and products, all aimed specifically at women, dating from the 1860s to the 1930s. The collection includes trade catalogs for heating sources, stoves, porcelain sinks, vacuums, "wear-ever" cookware, carpet sweepers, irons, wringers, and "ready to eat" food products; fliers for labor-saving laundry soap, and a dryer that dries without a wringer; a commercial laundry price list; and brochures.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

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

California clippings collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 7001
Abstract



This collection of primarily California-related materials was the provenance of Mrs. Walter K. Towers, with some materials from Berenice Towers. Over the span of more than forty years, they saved clippings, magazines, small publications, maps, and other ephemera chiefly on California with an emphasis on Southern California.

Dates: 1945s-1980s; Majority of material found in 1950s-1960s

China Society of Southern California records

 Collection
Identifier: 3311
Abstract The China Society of Southern California was founded in 1935 as a non-profit cultural organization and is the oldest Sino-American organization of its kind in the United States. The records of the China Society consist primarily of correspondence, board meeting minutes, the Bulletin of the China Society, and financial records. There are also materials surrounding events held by both the China Society and neighboring organizations, foundation documents, articles and clippings, as well as...
Dates: 1935 - 2015

Thesa Jolly family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3314
Abstract

Thesa Jolly was an American volunteer of the Peace Corps in Korea from July 1972-1974. Her father, Donald Jolly, was a Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War. This small collection comprises primarily correspondence, clippings, brochures, guides, memos, and articles relating both personally and professionally to Thesa and Donald Jolly. The collection also includes various forms of ephemera, photos, slides, and a few books.

Dates: 1951 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1974

Herbert G. Klein papers

 Collection
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)

Bernice B. Mercer collection of Christopher Morley material

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 6210
Abstract 16 items relating to the author Christopher Morley (1890-1957) collected by Bernice B. Mercer (identified in the collection as Mrs. Theodore Mercer). Items in the collection include Alfred P. Lee's Christmas folder [circa 1930] containing Andrew McGill's Idea of Happiness by Christopher Morley; an announcement of an exhibition of first editions of the works of Christopher Morley at Sessler's Bookshop, Philadephia, 1931; a program of Author's Night, sponsored...
Dates: 1931 - 1939

Michael Several collection on Los Angeles Public Art

 Collection
Identifier: 0316
Abstract The Michael Several collection on Los Angeles Public Art consists of materials related to public art in Los Angeles. The collection dates from 1903-2000 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1980-2000. The collection includes article clippings, public records, photographs, slides, negatives, memorandums, brochures, art event notices, meeting minutes, project proposals, press releases, and correspondence about public art (murals, paintings, sculptures, etc.) in and around Los Angeles...
Dates: 1903 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

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Elections -- California -- Archival resources 2
Itineraries 2
Journalists -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 2
Maps 2
Notes 2
Postcards 2
Press kits 2
Public opinion polls 2
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Slides (photographs) 2
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Advertisements 1
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African American women -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
African American women lawyers 1
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American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Checks 1
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Chinese Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Chinese Americans -- Societies, etc. -- Archival resources 1
City planning -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Clinics -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Death Valley National Park (Calif. and Nev.) -- Archival resources 1
Democratic National Convention (1972 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Disneyland (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Elections -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exhibition catalogs 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Galley proofs 1
Gerontology -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Gerontology -- Study and teaching -- Archival resources 1
Governors -- California -- Election -- Archival resources 1
History -- Societies, etc. -- Archival resources 1
Invoices 1
Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Journalism and public relations -- California -- San Diego -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Journalism and public relations -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Journalists -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Naval operations -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives -- Archival resources 1
Legal instruments 1
Legislation -- California -- Archival resources 1
Legislation -- United States -- Archival resources 1
License plates 1
Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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Menus 1
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Motion pictures (visual works) 1
Mural painting and decoration -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Negatives (photographic) 1
Newsletters 1
Nonprofit organizations -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Olympic Games (24th : 1988: Seoul, Korea) 1
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All Nations Foundation (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
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Atkins, Oliver F. 1
Bachrach, Fabian 1
Bonnay, Charles 1
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 1
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph) 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 1
California. Legislature. Assembly 1
China Society of Southern California 1
Church of All Nations (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Congressional Black Caucus 1
Copley Press, inc. 1
Copley, James S. (James Strohn) 1
Davis, Alonzo 1
Davy, Woods 1
Ehrlichman, John 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center. Leonard Davis School of Gerontology 1
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 1
Fisk, Walter W. 1
Garcia, Margaret 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 1
Haberman, Irving 1
Haldeman, H. R. (Harry R.) 1
Harris & Ewing 1
Hawkins, J. Allen 1
Hubbard, Elbert 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Jarvis, Roy 1
Jolly, Donald 1
Jolly, Thesa 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Kiang, Yi-seng, 1908- 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
Kissinger, Henry 1
Klein, Herbert G. (Herbert George) 1
Lew, Mervyn 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors 1
Mattox, Warren 1
McKibben, Robert A. (Robert Anderson) 1
Mercer, Bernice B. 1
Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Metromedia, Inc 1
Meyer, Milton Walter 1
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 1
Nixon, Pat 1
O'Neill, Dev 1
Pak, Se-jik, 1933- 1
Parker, Buffy 1
Peace Corps/Korea 1
Republican National Convention (29th : 1968 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Robinson, W. W. (William Wilcox), 1891-1972 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 1
Roh, Tae Woo, 1932- 1
Romney, George W. 1
Rothschild Photo 1
Roycroft Shop 1
Ruscha, Edward 1
Safire, William 1
Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee 1
Several, Michael 1
Smith, Merrett T. 1
Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi 1
Sullivan, Ed 1
Sŏul Asia Kyŏnggi Taehoe Chojik Wiwŏnhoe 1
Towers, Berenice 1
Towers, Walter K. (Mrs.) 1
United States. Congress 1
United States. Marine Corps. Marine Regiment, 5th. Battalion, 1st 1
United States. Navy 1
United States. Navy. Chaplain Corps 1
Volpe, John A. 1
Women at Work (Organization : Pasadena, Calif.) 1
Wong, Anna May, 1905-1961 1
Woodhead, J.E. (John Edward) 1
Zeni Photography 1
Ziegler, Ronald L. (Ronald Louis) 1
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