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Edwin and Louise Griffiths collection of Southern California postcards

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 7097
Abstract The Edwin and Louise Griffiths collection of Southern California postcards consists of 33 historic postcards of Southern California sites and neighborhoods, including the San Gabriel Mission, Santa Catalina Island, and Mount Lowe Railway. Edwin and Louise Griffiths collected the postcards during their travels to the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. The Griffiths' travels began from their home in Philadelphia and crossed the country to California and other...
Dates: 1900 - 1915

Fritzi Massary correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 6035
Abstract This collection contains the correspondence of Fritzi Massary with her colleague and friend Violet Oldak. It also includes one letter from Liesl Frank, Fritzi's daughter, to Violet Oldak; a newspaper clipping about Fritzi Massary; an enclosed letter from Lili Darvas to Violet Oldak; a blank postcard featuring a publicity photograph of Massary; and a theater program. Violet Oldak played the character Trudi in the original cast of Operette by Noel Coward and Fritzi Massary played Liesl Haren....
Dates: 1934 - 1943

Edward Paik papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3315
Abstract

Edward Paik was a Korean American food service equipment sales supervisor, Kitchen Specialist, and U.S. Air Force Surplus Property Disposal Specialist. This collection comprises primarily photographs and printed materials created and collected by Edward Paik. It also contains ephemera in the form of service medals, a wool cap, and Army patches, as well as personal papers in the form of correspondence, letters, and yearbooks.

Dates: 1931 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1994

Andrew M. Schwartz collection on cross-dressing

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2008-060
Abstract Postcards, photographs, and other materials, the majority portraying cross-dressing in entertainment. The materials include a series of advertising cards, 1882-circa 1892, satirizing Oscar Wilde and "Aesthetics", a 1917 publicity still of Julian Eltinge in the film The Clever Mrs. Carfax, a 1919 program for his Vaudeville Review, a postcard autographed in 1919 by "Marina, transformiste", and an undated postcard of Émile Grandsart,...
Dates: circa 1880-1919

Travel and tourism ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: 7105
Abstract The Travel and tourism ephemera collection consists of materials both informational and commemorative in nature, dating from the years 1896 to 2013. The contents of the collection are varied in both format and geographic location. The majority of the material focuses on points of interest in California, with a significant number of items dealing with Los Angeles and the surrounding areas including information about tourist sites and souvenir booklets and items such as postcards....
Dates: 1896 - 2013

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Correspondence 2
Photographic postcards 2
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
Postcards -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Archival resources 2
Postcards -- California -- Orange County -- Archival resources 2
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Postcards -- California -- Pasadena -- Archival resources 2
Postcards -- California -- Riverside County -- Archival resources 2
Postcards -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Actresses -- England -- Archival resources 1
Advertisements 1
Beaches -- California 1
Brochures 1
California, Southern -- Archival resources 1
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Clippings 1
Commemorative medals 1
Cross dressing -- France 1
Cross dressing -- United States 1
England -- Description and Travel 1
Ephemera 1
Female impersonators -- France 1
Female impersonators -- United States 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Food service equipment industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Korean American families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Korean American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Long Beach (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
Magazines (periodicals) 1
Male impersonators -- France 1
Male impersonators -- United States 1
Manuals (instructional materials) 1
Missions -- California -- Postcards 1
Negatives (photographic) 1
Outdoor Recreation -- California -- Yosemite National Park 1
Pamphlets 1
Photograph albums 1
Photographs 1
Postcards 1
Postcards -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Prints 1
San Diego County (Calif.) -- Postcards 1
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
School yearbooks 1
Souvenir programs 1
Theater programs 1
Tourism 1
Tourist maps 1
Travel 1
United States -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Postcards 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- California -- Archival resources 1
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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Darvas, Lilli, 1902-1974 1
Edward H. Mitchell (Publisher) 1
Eltinge, Julian 1
Frank, Liesl 1
Griffiths, Edwin 1