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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

American Literature pamphlets and printed ephemera

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6053
Abstract

This collection consists of 20th century American Literature pamphlets, catalogs, and printed ephemera.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920s-1980s

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

G. Edward Cassady, M.D. and Margaret Elizabeth Cassady, R.N. Lewis Carroll collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0392
Abstract The G. Edward Cassady, M.D. and Margaret Elizabeth Cassady, R.N. Lewis Carroll collection consists of photographs, correspondence, ephemera, realia, graphic materials, games, reference works, material from stage and film adaptations, and other archival material relating to children's literature author, mathematician, and writer Charles Dodgson (1832-1898), better known by his pen name, Lewis Carroll. Most well known for his first children's novels, Alice's...
Dates: 1865 - 2021

Charles William Crowl collection of German travel ephemera

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 6146
Abstract

Printed ephemera collected by the donor's aunt on a trip to Germany in 1936. Includes a guidebook for Hamburg, 2 postcards and a brochure for the Berlin Central-Hotel, events calendar for the week of July 7-13, 1936 for Berlin, a menu for Das Haus der deutschen Heimat restaurant, a magazine of the Berlin Tourist Association for the week of July 7-13, 1936, and two radio news bulletins from aboard the M.S. Batory dated July 4th and July 6th, 1936.

Dates: 1936

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)

Lewitzky Dance Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 0203
Abstract

Based in Los Angeles, California, the Lewitzky Dance Company was formed in 1966 by Bella Lewitzky and gave its last performance on May 18, 1997. The archive consists of papers, films, photographs, costumes, programs, posters, stage plots, and sound recordings. It covers the Company's archived and working papers from all offices, including the Manager, Booking and Production offices.

Dates: 1932 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1997

John F. Merritt Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 7103
Abstract

A collection of Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collected by John F. Merritt, founder of Californians for Preservation Action and its successor organization, California Preservation Foundation (CPF). The collection contains postcards, pamphlets, magazines, produce crate labels, prints, comic books, illustrations, and countercultural political materials created between 1899 and 2005, with the bulk of the collection spanning from 1910 to 1970.

Dates: 1899 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1970

L.A. Murillo papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0501
Abstract The L.A. Murillo papers document the life of Louis Andrew Murillo (1922- ), including his service in the Air Force during World War II, his tenure as a professor of Spanish literature and Cervantes scholar at the University of California, Berkeley, and his service as a bilingual volunteer for the California Highway Patrol and the Los Angeles Police Department. Also included in this collection are the Spanish, English and bilingual pamphlets and flyers which document Spanish language usage...
Dates: 1932 - 2012

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

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Brown, Jerry, 1938- 1
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Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 1
California Congress of Parents, Teachers, and Students, Inc. 1
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 1
California. Dept. of the California Highway Patrol 1
California. Legislature. Assembly 1
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 1
Cassady, G. Edward, Dr. 1
Cassady, George, Dr. 1
Cassady, Linda 1
Cassady, Margaret Elizabeth, R.N. 1
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de 1
Collin, Helene Montague 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Congressional Black Caucus 1
Copley Press, inc. 1
Copley, James S. (James Strohn) 1
Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge, 1832-1898 1
Ehrlichman, John 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
Ferenz, F.K. 1
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 1
Fisk, Walter W. 1
German American Bund 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 1
Haberman, Irving 1
Hailer, Joseph A. 1
Haldeman, H. R. (Harry R.) 1
Harris & Ewing 1
Hawkins, J. Allen 1
Horton, Lester 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Jarvis, Roy 1
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
Kissinger, Henry 1
Klein, Herbert G. (Herbert George) 1
Kleinsmid, Rufus Bernhard von, 1875-1964 1
Korea SF Association 1
Lew, Mervyn 1
Lewitzky Dance Company 1
Lewitzky, Bella 1
Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Public Utilities 1
Los Angeles (Calif.). Police Department 1
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors 1
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office 1
Mattox, Warren 1
Merritt, John F., 1942-2016 1
Metromedia, Inc 1
Montague, Hortense Caleff 1
Montague, Rodney 1
Murillo, L.A. (Louis Andrew) 1
Nixon, Pat 1
O'Neill, Dev 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
Park, Sang Joon 1
Parker, Buffy 1
Pedraza Ostos, José (1889-1937) 1
Pitt, Leonard 1
Republican National Convention (29th : 1968 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Rexall Drug and Chemical Company 1
Rexall Drug, Inc 1
Reynolds, Newell Taylor 1
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 1
Romney, George W. 1
Roos, Joseph 1
Rothschild Photo 1
Safire, William 1
Schneider, Stella Montague 1
Smith, Merrett T. 1
Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi 1
Stanford University. School of Engineering 1
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Sullivan, Ed 1
Tenniel, John, 1820-1914 1
Tingstad, Hortense Marie Osborne 1
Ulrey, A.B. (Albert Brennus) 1
Ulrey, Florence Speicher 1
United Drug Company 1
United States. Congress 1
University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese 1
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