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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

Collection on racism and religious intolerance in American advertising

 Collection
Identifier: 6233
Abstract A collection of sixty-one advertisements featuring racist stereotypes of Black, Indigenous, and other people of color -- along with a 1937 booklet advocating against marriages between two individuals of differing faiths and a 1950 flyer promoting the opening of a restaurant. The collection includes a 1950 flyer promoting the opening of the Santa Clara Kitchen, advertising "Home Cooking by a Genuine Colored Cook"; an advertisement for Lautz Bros' & Co's Soaps, in which a man is showing...
Dates: 1880 - 1950; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1900

David Cunard and Walter Shuster Motorcycle Club Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-7
Identifier: Coll2015-004
Abstract

Motorcycle club administrative records, event records, programs, flyers, buttons, pins, medals, clothing, and other ephemera and realia collected by Walter Shuster and David Cunard, 1965-2004. David Cunard, also known as David Gooch, and Walter Shuster were motorcycle enthusiasts and members of the Buddy Motorcycle Club and The Council of Southern California Motorcycle Clubs (CSCMC).

Dates: 1965-2004

Zachary Davis collection of West Coast punk ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: 7085
Abstract

The Zachary Davis collection of West Coast punk ephemera consists of concert fliers and tickets, political pamphlets, promotional material for punk music-related merchandise, drawings, and zines documenting the punk subculture on the West Coast (mostly California) of the United States during the 1990s and 2000s. Zachary Davis, a member of the scene in the late 1990s and 2000s, collected the material and also created a small number of items in the collection.

Dates: 1996 - 2012

Adolph Hitler last will and testament parody flyer

 Item — Pamphlet-Binder: 1
Identifier: 6260
Abstract The Adolph Hitler last will and testament parody flyer is an illustrated parody of Hitler's will. The parody--titled "Last Will and Testament of Adolph Hitler Alias Adolph Schickelgruber"--addresses both individuals and nations, including Benito Mussolini, Emperor Hirohito, Heinrich Himmler, Hermann Göring, Joseph Goebbels, Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, France, England, and others. The immediate source of this acquisition, along with descriptions of similar flyers held elsewhere,...
Dates: 1940s

David Hong papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2018-012
Abstract

The David Hong papers consist of material, 1984-2004, collected by Gay Asian Pacific Support Network (GAPSN) founding member David Hong. This collection consists mostly of materials from GAPSN, such as event flyers, correspondence, and meeting agendas, as well as papers from other gay Asian organizations and conferences, such as the International Friendship Weekend.

Dates: 1984-2004

Japanese Internment collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0296
Abstract

The collection consists of copies of the Manzanar Free Press, the Information Bulletin published by the Japanese-American Relations Committee of the American Friends Service Committee, and various pamphlets and fliers published and/or distributed by the War Relocation Authority and various private social service agencies. The bulk of the material is sympathetic to the plight of the interned Japanese and their eventual return (resettlement) to their homes.

Dates: 1942-1946

Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities digital recordings

 Collection
Identifier: 5365
Abstract The Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities (LAIH) was founded in 1998 to stimulate a cross-disciplinary exchange of ideas through events both on the USC campus and off-campus for Institute Fellows and their guests. LAIH hosts bimonthly lunches for fellows accompanied by lectures from guests representing a variety of disciplines. Steve Wasserman and Steve Ross served as the initial co-directors of the Institute. Ross initiated the practice of recording the talks given at the luncheons on an...
Dates: 2000 - 2021

Sang Joon Park collection on Korean science fiction

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3374
Abstract A collection of 79 pamphlets, leaflets, event programs, fliers, and other ephemera relating to Korean science fiction. The material in this collection was assembled by Sang Joon Park, the founding president of the Korea SF Association. Since its emergence in the early twentieth century, Korean science fiction has formed a significant part of the Korean cultural tradition. The material in this collection dates between 1995 and 2021. Events documented in the collection include film festivals,...
Dates: 1995 - 2021

Right-wing political pamphlets collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6049
Abstract

A collection of pamphlets, brochures, flyers, magazines, newspapers, and printed ephemera discussing various right-wing political topics, including anti-communist activities, the American Nazi Party and white supremacy, anti-semitism, racism, conservative economic policies, and religion. Also includes a few left wing publications.

Dates: 1917 - 1983

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USC Libraries East Asian Library 1
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Subject
Pamphlets 5
Printed ephemera 5
Advertisements 3
Brochures 3
Newspapers 3
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Posters 3
Programs (documents) 3
Alternative rock music -- California -- Archival resources 2
California -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Digital images 2
Ephemera 2
Handbills 2
Magazines (periodicals) 2
Moving images 2
Photographs 2
Punk culture and art -- California -- Archival resources 2
Racism -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Religious institutions -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Souvenir programs 2
Advertising -- Electric household appliances -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- Soap -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Advertising -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Advertising cards 1
Alternative rock music -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Antisemitism -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Asian American gays 1
Asian American lesbians 1
Beaches -- California 1
Born digital 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
California, Southern -- Transportation -- Archival resources 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Clippings 1
Comic books 1
Conservatism -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Digital media 1
Discrimination in the advertising industry -- United States -- Archival resources 1
England -- Description and Travel 1
Fantasy literature -- Archival resources 1
Film festivals -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
Folk-rock music -- California -- Archival resources 1
Gay motorcycle clubs 1
Glam metal (Music) -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Glam rock music -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Handbooks 1
Interfaith marriage -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Archival resources 1
Labor unions -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Labor unions and education -- California -- Los Angeles -- 21st century -- Archival resources 1
Leaflets (printed works) 1
Lectures and lecturing -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Long Beach (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Motion pictures -- History -- Archival resources 1
Motor scootering -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Motor scooters -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Motor vehicles -- California -- Archival resources 1
Music -- Performance -- Archival resources 1
Musical theater -- Archival resources 1
Musicians -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Musicians -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Neo-Nazism -- California -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Newsletters 1
Outdoor Recreation -- California -- Yosemite National Park 1
Photograph albums 1
Photographic postcards 1
Picture postcards 1
Postcards 1
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Orange County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Pasadena -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California -- Riverside County -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Postcards -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Prints 1
Propaganda, Anti-communist -- Archival resources 1
Publications 1
Punk rock music -- California -- Archival resources 1
Racism -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Racism against Asians -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Racism against indigenous peoples -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Religious texts 1
Rock concerts -- California -- Archival resources 1
Rock concerts -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Rock music -- California -- Archival resources 1
Rock music -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
San Diego County (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Archival resources 1
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Science fiction -- Film adaptations -- Archival resources 1
Science fiction conventions -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
Science fiction films -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
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Language
German 1
Korean 1
 
Names
America's Future (Organization) 1
American Baptist Home Mission Society 1
American Economic Foundation 1
American Nazi Party 1
American Security Council 1
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American Volunteer Groups (Harbor City, Calif.) 1
Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations 1
California Free Enterprise Association 1
Christian Crusade 1
Christian Nationalist Crusade 1
Churchill, Winston (Winston Leonard Spencer), 1874-1965 1
Cinema Educational Guild 1
Citizens' Councils of America 1
Congregational Christian Committee for Work with Japanese Evacuees. Citizens Committee for Resettlement 1
Cunard, David 1
D. Robins & Company 1
Davis, Zachary Paul, 1984- 1
Edmondson, Robert Edward 1
Eulogy (Musical group : Los Angeles, Ca.) 1
Fox, Charles 1
Gay Asian Pacific Support Network 1
General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States. Council for Social Action 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 1
Granada Relocation Center 1
Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984 1
Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989 1
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council 1
Japanese American Citizens' League 1
Koch, Edward A. 1
Korea SF Association 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
La France Novelties 1
Lord, Daniel A. (Daniel Aloysius), 1888-1955 1
Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities 1
Lunsford's Reno Printing Company 1
Manzanar War Relocation Center 1
McCloy, John J. (John Jay), 1895-1989 1
Meyer, Dillon S. 1
Minutemen (Organization) 1
Moore, Wallace H., Lt. Col. 1
Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945 1
National Japanese American Student Relocation Council 1
National Socialist White People's Party 1
Park, Sang Joon 1
Pharaohs Scooter Club 1
Phinney, Milton C. 1
Protestants and Other Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Rockwell, George Lincoln 1
Royer, Keith 1
Shuster, Walter 1
Smoot, Dan 1
Sons of Liberty (Hollywood, Calif.) 1
Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975 1
U.S.ENGLISH (Organization) 1
United Community Churches of America 1
United States. War Relocation Authority 1
United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) 1
White Aryan Resistance 1
Women of the Ku Klux Klan 1
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