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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)

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

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

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

Clayonian Literary Society Lecture Committee records

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Identifier: 0101
Abstract The Clayonian Literary Society was charged with inviting notable persons of the day to speak at its meetings. George Long Hutchings, a banker, was chairman of the Clayonian Society of Newark, New Jersey at least until 1871. Some of the club's speakers included G. W. Curtis, Anna E. Dickinson, Bret Harte, and Frederick Douglass, among many other authors, musicians, actors, abolitionists, and activists. The collection is comprised of "acceptance" as well as "rejection" letters of the...
Dates: 1865 - 1937; Majority of material found within 1865 - 1896

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0206
Abstract This archive contains the correspondence of Marta Feuchtwanger, wife of German-Jewish writer Lion Feuchtwanger, who survived her husband by almost thirty years. Marta Feuchtwanger remained an important figure in the exile community and devoted the remainder of her life to promoting the work of her husband. The collection contains Marta Feuchtwanger's personal correspondence, texts and manuscripts by her and others, royalty statements received for the works of her husband, correspondence with...
Dates: 1940 - 1987

Arthur Freed papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2151
Abstract

Arthur Freed was an American lyricist and producer, best known for his MGM musical productions of such films as "An American in Paris", "Singin' in the Rain", "Meet Me in St. Louis", and "Gigi". This collection comprises primarly film files (produced and unproduced), considered projects, playscripts and screenplays, phonograph albums, and artwork and stills. It also contains personal papers, correspondence and letters, awards, certificates and ephemera, and books and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1919 - 1975

Allan A. Hunter papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0397
Abstract Mt. Hollywood Congregational Church, founded in 1905, is located in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles. Its longest-serving pastor, Allan A. Hunter, led the congregation from 1926 until his retirement in 1963, but stayed actively involved until his death almost twenty years later. This collection reflects the activities of the church throughout the twentieth century, as well as the progressive ideas and religious teachings of Reverend Hunter. His correspondence with other religious thinkers...
Dates: 1905 - 2000

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Death Valley National Park (Calif. and Nev.) -- Archival resources 1
Democratic National Convention (1972 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
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All Nations Foundation (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
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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
Argüelles, Ivan 1
Astaire, Fred 1
Atchity, Kenneth John 1
Atkins, Oliver F. 1
Atsumi, Ikuko 1
Axelrod, Joseph 1
Bachrach, Fabian 1
Bagley, Charles Leland 1
Barnabee, Henry Clay 1
Barton, Clara 1
Beecher, Henry Ward 1
Benedict, Nannette 1
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 1
Berry, Wendell 1
Bertha Capen Reynolds Society 1
Bonnay, Charles 1
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 1
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph) 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson) 1
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 1
California Congress of Parents, Teachers, and Students, Inc. 1
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 1
California State University, Long Beach 1
California. Legislature. Assembly 1
Caron, Leslie 1
Chagall, Marc 1
Chaplin, Charles 1
China Society of Southern California 1
Church of All Nations (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Ciani Forza, Daniela M. 1
Clayonian Literary Society 1
Collin, Helene Montague 1
Colson, Charles W. 1
Comden, Betty 1
Congressional Black Caucus 1
Cooney, Rian 1
Copley Press, inc. 1
Copley, James S. (James Strohn) 1
Copper Canyon Press 1
Copperhead (Press) 1
Corman, Cid 1
Crittenton Center for Young Women & Infants (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Curtis, George William 1
Cushman, Charlotte 1
Dana, Robert 1
Dickinson, Anna E. (Anna Elizabeth) 1
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 1
Disciplined Order of Christ 1
Dougherty, Daniel 1
Douglass, Frederick 1
Douskey, Franz 1
Eddy, Sherwood 1
Ehrlichman, John 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
Eisler, Hanns 1
Elliott, John B. 1
Everson, William 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence 1
Feuchtwanger Memorial Library 1
Feuchtwanger, Lion 1
Feuchtwanger, Marta 1
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 1
First Amendment Foundation 1
Fisk, Walter W. 1
Florence Crittenton Services (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Forché, Carolyn 1
Ford, John Anson 1
Fordin, Hugh, 1935- 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Franklin, Carl M. (Carl Mason) 1
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973 1
Gandhi, Mahatma 1
Gardner, Geoffrey 1
Garland, Judy 1
George Warren Brown School of Social Work 1
Gibson, Morgan 1
Gidlow, Elsa 1
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 1
Gospel Foundation of California 1
Gough, John B. (John Bartholomew) 1
Green, Adolph 1
Guggenheim, Felix 1
Haberman, Irving 1
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