Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 115

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

Abolish Cross-Filing in California records

 Collection
Identifier: 0225
Abstract This collection contains the records of the group formed by John B. Elliott to abolish the practice of cross-filing in California (Abolish Cross-Filing in California). Cross-filing is a practice that permits candidates for political office to register in multiple parties for primary elections. If a candidate then wins nominations from multiple parties, they run with less (or no) competition in the fall election. The records present in this collection include filing vouchers,...
Dates: 1941 - 1960; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1953

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

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)

Nick Apple papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5274
Abstract

Ephemera and memorabilia collected by USC alumnus Nick Apple. Included are photographs of Apple and the USC track and field team, copies of student newspapers and newsletters, USC ephemera, a commencement program, programs for USC track and field meets, a Pi Kappa Alpha songbook, and a program for a 1992 USC Olympian salute.

Dates: 1951 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1951 - 1953

Association of Trojan Leagues records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5051
Abstract

The Association of Trojan League records consists of meeting materials (agendas, reports, etc.), scholarship information, and President's reports, documenting the history and activities of the Association. The Association of Trojan Leagues was the umbrella organization for the seven alumnae Trojan Leagues throughout Southern California. The ATL was disbanded in 2018 following a reorganization of USC's alumnae organizations.

Dates: 1967-2018

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

C.E.D. Ballou scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5352
Abstract

This collection consists of two scrapbooks belonging to C.E.D. Ballou, a student at the University of Southern California's College of Liberal Arts in the 1890s.

Dates: 1892 - 1899

Nicholas Beck collection on Budd Schulberg

 Collection
Identifier: 6136
Abstract The Nicholas Beck collection on Budd Schulberg consists of material relating to Budd Schulberg (1914-2009)--the American screenwriter, television producer, and novelist--collected by Nicholas Beck (1932-2017). The collection includes material on Budd Schulberg's life, family, and works; the Watts Writers Workshop -- a creative writing group initiated by Budd Schulberg following the 1965 Watts Riots; correspondence between Beck and Schulberg's extended family; archival documents by and about...
Dates: 1913 - 2017

Sandy Bleifer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 7077
Abstract During her years as a real estate broker and historic preservation advocate in downtown Los Angeles, Sandra Bleifer created and collected a trove of materials documenting the revitalization of downtown in the 1990s and 2000s--decades witnessing an enormous amount of development and gentrification in the city's historic core and neighboring districts. The collection comprises materials on a variety of revitalization projects, plans, and studies undertaken by different organizations and...
Dates: 1990-2010

Filtered By

  • Subject: Ephemera X
  • Subject: Correspondence X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections 101
USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library 6
USC Libraries East Asian Library 4
USC Libraries Music Library 4
 
Subject
Ephemera 81
Photographs 70
Clippings 54
Printed ephemera 43
Reports 25
∨ more
Scrapbooks 21
Notes 19
Typescripts 17
Financial records 16
Memorandums 16
Programs (documents) 16
Manuscripts 14
Realia 14
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 13
Audiotapes 12
Books 12
Brochures 11
Newsletters 11
Clippings (information artifacts) 10
Slides (photographs) 10
Drawings 9
Newspapers 9
Pamphlets 9
Publications 9
Magazines (periodicals) 8
Minutes 8
Negatives (photographic) 8
Notebooks 8
Posters 8
Videotapes 8
American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 7
Certificates 7
Invitations 7
Postcards 7
Press releases 7
Telegrams 7
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- Archival resources 7
Audiocassettes 6
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 6
Legal documents 6
Maps 6
Photograph albums 6
Receipts (financial records) 6
Universities and colleges -- Students -- Archival resources 6
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Diaries 5
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Social service -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 5
American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 4
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 4
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- Archival resources 4
Sheet music 4
Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Archival resources 4
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 3
Awards 3
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Costumes (character dress) 3
Drafts (documents) 3
Elections -- California -- Archival resources 3
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Feminism -- Study and teaching -- California -- Archival resources 3
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 3
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Journals (periodicals) 3
Legal instruments 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Politics and government -- Archival resources 3
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 3
Periodicals 3
Phonograph records 3
Schedules (time plans) 3
Societies -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 3
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Transcripts 3
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Archival resources 3
Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae -- Archival resources 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Archival resources 3
Actresses -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Admission tickets 2
Aeronautics, Military -- Archival resources 2
African Americans -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Agendas (administrative records) 2
American literature -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Annual reports 2
Appointment books 2
Art, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Authors, American -- Archival resources 2
Authors, American -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Autobiography -- Jewish authors -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Book collectors -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Archival resources 2
Bulletins 2
Bylaws (administrative records) 2
∧ less
 
Language
English 106
German 10
Spanish; Castilian 4
Chinese 1
French 1
∨ more  
Names
University of Southern California 11
Feuchtwanger, Marta 3
Mann, Heinrich 3
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 3
Brecht, Bertolt 2
∨ more
Bukowski, Charles 2
Chagall, Marc 2
Chaplin, Charles 2
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 2
Eisler, Hanns 2
Feuchtwanger, Lion 2
Kennedy, Robert F. 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 2
Los Angeles Florence Crittenton Home (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Marcuse, Ludwig 2
Neighborhood Youth Association (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 2
Walter, Bruno 2
Woodhead, J.E. (John Edward) 2
Zweig, Arnold 2
A. Quincy Jones & Associates 1
A., Gladys 1
Abolish Cross-Filing in California 1
Acker, Kathy 1
Adam, Helen 1
Adrian Wilson and Associates 1
Agnew, Spiro T. 1
Albert C. Martin and Associates 1
Alexander, Chauncey A. 1
Alexander, Sally J. 1
All Nations Foundation (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Allen, William C. 1
Altoon + Porter Architects 1
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. 1
American Bible Society 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 Society of Civil Engineers 1
Anderson, Marta 1
Andrews, Julie 1
Apple, Nick 1
Architectural Manoeuvres (Firm) 1
Argüelles, Ivan 1
Arnet, Mosher & Grant (Firm) 1
Artaud, Antonin 1
Arthur Erickson Associates 1
Association of Trojan Leagues 1
Astaire, Fred 1
Atchity, Kenneth John 1
Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948 1
Atkins, Oliver F. 1
Atsumi, Ikuko 1
Axelrod, Joseph 1
Bachrach, Fabian 1
Bagley, Charles Leland 1
Bailey Films (Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Balasaraswati 1
Ballou, C.E.D. 1
Barnabee, Henry Clay 1
Barrie, James 1
Barton, Clara 1
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 1
Beck, Nicholas, 1932- 1
Beecher, Henry Ward 1
Benedict, Nannette 1
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 1
Berry, Wendell 1
Bertha Capen Reynolds Society 1
Big Apple Circus 1
Biggar, Frapwell, Ghezzi & Cartnal (Firm) 1
Bing Thom Architects 1
Black Panther Party 1
Black Panther Party. Southern California Chapter 1
Black Sparrow Press 1
Black, Pegiluso, Kikuchi and O'Dowd (Firm) 1
Bleifer, Sandy 1
Blew, Robert 1
Blom, Benjamin 1
Bloom, Harold 1
Bluerock Partnership (Firm) 1
Bogart, Guy 1
Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Balet 1
Bond, Genevieve Farnell 1
Bonnay, Charles 1
Borges, Jorge Luis 1
Bosch, Hieronymus 1
Boyle, T. Coraghessan 1
Bright, Verne 1
Briscoe, Dolph 1
Britzman, Homer E. (Homer Elwood), 1901-1953 1
Broccoli, Albert R. 1
Bronson, Lillian 1
Brosnan, Pierce 1
Brown, Helen Agcaoili Summers 1
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 1
Brown, Vivian B. (Vivian Barnett), 1939- 1
Bruccoli, Matthew J. (Matthew Joseph) 1
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph) 1
∧ less