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Rayner Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1002
Abstract

This collection contains the music scores, manuscripts and books of American composer, organist and teacher, and USC alumnus Rayner Brown (1912-1999). American organist, composer, and teacher Rayner Brown was born in Des Moines, Iowa in 1912, and died in Los Angeles, California in 1999. He earned his BM and MM at USC, and served as the principle organist for the Wilshire Presbyterian Church from 1941 to 1977.

Dates: circa 1940s-

Charles Bukowski papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0155
Abstract

The collection includes Charles Bukowski's (1920-1994) original poetry and short stories, along with drafts of Women, Factotum, Ham on Rye, Post Office, and Barfly; screenplays based on Bukowski's fiction; periodical appearances; tape recordings; and ephemera.

Dates: 1957-1994

Cleve family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 6164
Abstract A collection of family papers concerning a Jewish family who fled Austria and sought exile in the United States during the rise of Nazi power. Felix Merori Cleve, his wife Melitta Cleve, their son George Wolfgang Cleve, and Felix's sister Fanny Suhrkamp-Cleve, were Austrian-Jewish emigres who fled to the United States after the Nazi Anschluss of Austria. This collection contains professional and personal correspondence and papers prior to their departure, correspondence and papers related...
Dates: 1910s-1980s

Lawrence Ferlinghetti papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0143
Abstract

Tapes, clippings, periodicals, correspondence of the San Francisco poet and publisher (b.1919); archives of the poetry journal Beatitude; draft and galleys of Ferlinghetti: A Biography by Neeli Cherkovski (Doubleday, 1979); manuscripts by writer Charles Plymell (1935- ).

Dates: circa 1950s

Lion Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0204
Abstract Lion Feuchtwanger (1884-1958) was a celebrated German-Jewish novelist and outspoken enemy of the Nazis. He began his literary career as a theater critic and turned his talent to writing plays in the 1910s and 1920s. He first became internationally known for his historical novel Jud Süss published in 1925. In 1933, he went into exile in Southern France and in 1941 he emigrated to the United States. He was an important figure in intellectual and artistic circles in Los Angeles during the...
Dates: 1906 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1958

Marta Feuchtwanger papers

 Collection
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

Armond Fields American Theatre collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0337
Abstract

This collection documents the history of the American stage before talking cinema, reflecting the birth and death of vaudeville and the advent of the modern Broadway musical. The collection includes books, posters, theater programs, sheet-music covers, souvenirs, rare film footage of vaudevillians, including Weber & Fields, and manuscripts and research notes for Armond Fields' own books.

Dates: 1856 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1925

Hamlin Garland papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0200
Abstract The Hamlin Garland papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks, photographs, and memorabilia, by and about the American realist writer. Hamlin Garland (1860-1940) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning author who once held the title of "Dean of American Letters" and counted many of the prominent literary figures of his time as friends. This collection holds close to 10,000 of Garland's letters, which are now digitized and available via the USC Digital Library. Garland's literary notebooks...
Dates: 1850 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1940

Jack Hirschman papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0158
Abstract

Manuscripts of Hirschman's (b.1933) Requiem and Hunger; typescript translations of Russian writer Alexander Kohan; Bukowski ephemera.

Dates: 1962 - 1982

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 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1997

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Ephemera 18
Correspondence 13
Photographs 11
Clippings 8
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Notes 6
Scrapbooks 6
American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
Audiotapes 5
American literature -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Financial records 3
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 3
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 3
Notebooks 3
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Archival resources 3
Slides (photographs) 3
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Audiocassettes 2
Authors, American -- Archival resources 2
Authors, American -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- 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
Celebrities -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Charities -- California -- Archival resources 2
Composers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Conductors (Music) -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Exiles -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
German language -- Archival resources 2
German literature -- Archival resources 2
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 2
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Archival resources 2
Pamphlets 2
Political campaigns -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Printed ephemera 2
Publications 2
Sheet music 2
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Theater programs 2
Videotapes 2
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Actors -- Pictorial works 1
Actresses -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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American literature 1
American literature -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Anthropology -- Study and teaching -- California -- Archival resources 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Autographs (manuscripts) 1
Bali (Indonesia : Province) -- Photographs 1
California 1
California, Southern -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 1
Choreographers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Christian socialism -- Archival resources 1
Clippings files 1
Collages (visual works) 1
Compact discs 1
Composers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Computer science 1
Concentration camps -- France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Conductors (Music) -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Creative writing (Higher education) -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Dakota Indians -- Archival resources 1
Dance companies -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Dance companies -- United States -- Management -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Dancers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Diaries 1
Drawings 1
Exiled Jewish authors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Southern France -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles' writings, German -- California -- Archival resources 1
Families of prisoners of war -- Archival resources 1
Feminism -- Study and teaching -- California -- Archival resources 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- American Midwest -- Archival resources 1
Galley proofs 1
Germany -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Historical fiction, German -- Archival resources 1
Huichol Indians -- Religion -- Archival resources 1
Indians of North America -- Archival resources 1
Industrial management -- Archival resources 1
Jazz -- Pictorial works 1
Jazz -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Pictorial works 1
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
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Names
University of Southern California 5
Bukowski, Charles 2
Chaplin, Charles 2
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 2
Eisler, Hanns 2
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Feuchtwanger, Lion 2
Feuchtwanger, Marta 2
Mann, Heinrich 2
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 2
Acker, Kathy 1
Adam, Helen 1
Adams, Maude 1
Anderson, Marta 1
Argüelles, Ivan 1
Artaud, Antonin 1
Atchity, Kenneth John 1
Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948 1
Atsumi, Ikuko 1
Axelrod, Joseph 1
Barrie, James 1
Baum, Vicki 1
Benedict, Nannette 1
Berry, Wendell 1
Black Sparrow Press 1
Bloom, Harold 1
Bogart, Guy 1
Bond, Genevieve Farnell 1
Boyle, T. Coraghessan 1
Brady, James Buchanan 1
Brecht, Bertolt 1
Bright, Verne 1
Bruccoli, Matthew J. (Matthew Joseph) 1
Bush, Grace E. 1
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 1
Chevaillier, Alzire A. (Alzire Adrienne) 1
Cheyney, Ralph 1
Ciani Forza, Daniela M. 1
Cleve, Fanny 1
Cleve, Felix M. 1
Cleve, George, 1936-2015 1
Cleve, Melitta 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Cooney, Rian 1
Copper Canyon Press 1
Copperhead (Press) 1
Corbett, James J. 1
Corman, Cid 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Dana, Robert 1
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor) 1
Doblin, Alfred 1
Douskey, Franz 1
Dukes, David 1
Emergency Rescue Committee 1
Everson, William 1
Ferenz, F.K. 1
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence 1
Feuchtwanger Memorial Library 1
Fields, Armond 1
Fields, Lew 1
Forché, Carolyn 1
Foy, Eddie 1
Franklin, Carl M. (Carl Mason) 1
Gardner, Geoffrey 1
Garland family 1
Garland, Hamlin 1
Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940 1
Gaw, Ethelean Tyson 1
German American Bund 1
Gibson, Morgan 1
Gidlow, Elsa 1
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 1
Guggenheim, Felix 1
Hagedorn, Jessica Tarahata 1
Hamalian, Leo 1
Hamill, Sam 1
Hamilton, Florence 1
Handler, Esther 1
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 1
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 1
Hirschman, Jack 1
Horton, Lester 1
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 1
Huerta, Albert 1
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles 1
Kaminsky, Marc 1
Kertesz, Louise 1
King, Linda 1
Klemperer, O. (Otto) 1
Kodama, Sanehide 1
Kray, Elizabeth 1
Kuzma, Greg 1
Kwan, Moon 1
Lattimore, Richmond Alexander 1
Laughlin, James 1
Lawler, Justus George 1
Lawless, Gary 1
Levertov, Denise 1
Levis, Larry 1
Lewitzky Dance Company 1
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