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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

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

Allan Hancock Foundation archive

 Collection
Identifier: 0257
Abstract The Allan Hancock Foundation Archive contains records of the Foundation set up at the University of Southern California by G. Allan Hancock for the purpose of furthering oceanographic studies. These records also include those materials from the library and museum that were associated with the Foundation, as well some personal mementos of Captain Hancock's and the Hancock family. Also included are extensive records of the research ship Velero IV, as well as sound recordings, photographs and...
Dates: 1823 - 2005

American Guild of Organists records

 Collection
Identifier: 0019
Abstract

Established in 1908, the Southern California Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is a local chapter of the national professional association serving the organ and choral music fields. This collection contains the records of the Los Angeles and Pasadena chapters of the American Guild of Organists, including administrative files, publications, and annual scrapbooks.

Dates: 1908 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2000

Michael Andersen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5139
Abstract

This collection consists of the papers and music scores of film and classical composer, Michael Andersen. Includes scores, photographs, news articles, letters, and music programs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1950s-1980s

Verle and Elizabeth Annis papers

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Identifier: 5266
Abstract The Verle and Elizabeth Annis papers contain photographs, pamphlets, postcards, correspondence, architectural designs, and other material created by Verle and Elizabeth Annis. Verle Lincoln Annis (1897-1983) was a scholar and professor of architecture at the University of Southern California until 1962. Verle Annis wrote The Architecture of Antigua Guatemala 1543-1773, published in 1968. Elizabeth Naomi Annis (née Reed) (1905-2000) was a writer, traveler,...
Dates: 1910 - 1978

Michael A. Arbib papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5315
Abstract Papers of Michael A. Arbib, Fletcher Jones Professor of Computer Science; University Professor; Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Neuroscience and Psychology; Director, USC Human Brain Project. Prof. Arbib has based his career on the argument that we can learn much about machines from studying brains, and much about brains from studying machines. He has thus always worked for an interdisciplinary environment in which computer scientists and...
Dates: 1970-2016

Dr. A. Jean Ayres Archive

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Identifier: 0317
Abstract

Papers, tests, and artifacts of A. Jean Ayres, groundbreaking occupational therapist. All items donated by friends, family, and coworkers.

Dates: 1943 - 2006

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

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USC Libraries Special Collections 156
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Photographs 198
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Manuscripts 25
Printed ephemera 25
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Clippings (information artifacts) 24
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Newspapers 22
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Realia 22
Slides (photographs) 20
Audiotapes 19
Financial records 17
Typescripts 17
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 16
Newsletters 16
Publications 16
Magazines (periodicals) 15
Negatives (photographic) 15
Audiocassettes 14
Memorandums 14
Pamphlets 13
Legal documents 12
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Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 11
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Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Archival resources 11
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Transcripts 7
Letters 6
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Periodicals 6
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American poetry -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
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California -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Archival resources 5
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Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Archival resources 5
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Screenplays 5
Screenwriters -- United States -- Archival resources 5
Syllabi 5
Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae -- Archival resources 5
Universities and colleges -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 5
Actors -- Photographs 4
Actresses -- Photographs 4
Administrative records 4
Annual reports 4
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Architectural drawings (visual works) 4
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 4
Bulletins 4
Compact discs 4
Costumes (character dress) 4
Essays 4
Faculty papers 4
Gay activists -- California -- Los Angeles 4
Gays -- Correspondence 4
Greek letter societies -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 4
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 4
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University of Southern California 22
Feuchtwanger, Marta 5
Brown, Jerry, 1938- 4
Feuchtwanger, Lion 4
Mann, Heinrich 4
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Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 4
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 4
Eisler, Hanns 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 3
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 3
University of Southern California. School of Social Work 3
Agnew, Spiro T. 2
Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959 2
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 2
Blankenchip, John Edward 2
Brecht, Bertolt 2
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 2
California. Governor's Office 2
California. Legislature. Assembly 2
Chagall, Marc 2
Chaplin, Charles 2
Christopher Street West Association 2
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 2
Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 2
Garth, John S. (John Shrader) 2
Guggenheim, Felix 2
Hancock, Allan, 1875- 2
Hoffman, John, 1904-1980 2
Jewish Club of 1933 2
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 2
Kennedy, Robert F. 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 2
Legg, W. Dorr (William Dorr Legg) 2
Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors 2
Los Angeles Florence Crittenton Home (Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Los Angeles International Airport 2
Mahler, Alma 2
Marcuse, Ludwig 2
Neumann, Alfred, 1895-1952 2
Olympic Games (10th : 1932 : Los Angeles, Calif.) 2
Paik, Irvin, 1940- 2
Reagan, Ronald 2
Remarque, Erich Maria 2
Republican National Convention 2
Rhee, Syngman, 1875-1965 2
Romney, George W. 2
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle) 2
Schulberg, Budd (1914-03-27-2009-08-05) 2
University of Southern California. School of Dramatic Arts 2
Vorkapich, Slavko 2
Walter, Bruno 2
William L. Pereira and Associates 2
Wolff, Victoria 2
Woodhead, J.E. (John Edward) 2
Yorty, Sam 2
Zweig, Arnold 2
Zweig, Stefan 2
A. Quincy Jones & Associates 1
A., Gladys 1
ABC Television Network 1
Adelson, Merv 1
Adrian Wilson and Associates 1
African American Firefighter Museum 1
Ainsworth, Ed, 1962-1968 1
Albert C. Martin and Associates 1
Alexander, Chauncey A. 1
Alexander, Sally J. 1
Allan Hancock Foundation 1
Allen, William C. 1
Alpha 66 (Organization) 1
Altoon + Porter Architects 1
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation 1
American Association of Pathologists and Bacteriologists 1
American Ballet Theatre 1
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. 1
American Broadcasting Company 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 Guild of Organists 1
American Guild of Organists. Los Angeles Chapter 1
American Guild of Organists. Pasadena Chapter 1
American Guild of Organists. Southern California Chapter 1
American Institute of Architects 1
American Medical Association 1
American Philosophical Association. Western Division 1
American Red Cross 1
American Society of Civil Engineers 1
American-Korean Foundation 1
Americans for Democratic Action. Southern California Chapter 1
An, Ch'ang-ho, 1878-1938 1
Andersen, Michael, 1938- 1
Annis, Elizabeth (1905-2000) 1
Annis, Verle Lincoln 1
Anton Dohrn (Ship) 1
Apostolos, Margo K. 1
Arbib, Michael A. 1
Architectural Manoeuvres (Firm) 1
Arnet, Mosher & Grant (Firm) 1
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