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Lillian Bronson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0126
Abstract

This collection contains ephemera, correspondence, and clippings documenting the career of stage and film actress Lillian Bronson (1902-1955). Bronson appeared in more than eighty films and was Fonzi’s grandmother on the television show Happy Days.

Dates: 1940 - 1950

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 — 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

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

Randall T. Henderson scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5223
Scope and Contents Randall Henderson was a noted college basketball player for USC between 1909 and 1911. (He later became well-known for his environmental efforts concerning the deserts of Southern California, and published Desert Magazine. This large fragile scrapbook was kept by Henderson during his USC years and is filled with photographs, newspaper clippings, theatre programs, money receipts (as for a boarding house), his university report cards, and other ephemera. ...
Dates: 1909 - 1911

Oscar Homolka papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0205
Abstract

This collection consists of manuscripts written by Oscar Homolka during his stay in Southern California. The collections also contains some photographs and ephemera relating to Homolka.

Dates: 1935 - 1960

Johnny Tolbert letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6089
Abstract The Johnny Tolbert letters is a collection of 151 letters and four Western Union telgrams sent from United States Army soldier Johnny Tolbert (1924-1989), also known as Johnnie Clifton or J.C., to Ruth Mae Clennell (1925-2000) from San Pedro, California between 1943-1946. Tolbert met Clennell on September 2, 1943, the night before his deployment to the South Pacific. Tolbert's love and affection for Clennell and his feelings of homesickness are the main themes of the letters,...
Dates: 1943-1946

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

Ludwig Marcuse papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0209
Abstract

This collection includes personal and business correspondence, manuscripts and published articles, and personal documents and photographs, and pencil drawings dating from Marcuse's years in France, 1933-1940 and Los Angeles, 1940-1950.

Dates: 1925-1984; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1950

Grete Mosheim papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0211
Abstract

This collection includes personal and business correspondence of the German-born actress Grete Mosheim(1905-1986), and articles and interviews covering Mosheim's acting career from the American and German press.

Dates: 1929-1986

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Feuchtwanger, Marta 3
Mann, Heinrich 3
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 3
Brecht, Bertolt 2
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Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 2
Eisler, Hanns 2
Feuchtwanger, Lion 2
Homolka, Oscar 2
Marcuse, Ludwig 2
University of Southern California. Trojan Marching Band 2
Walter, Bruno 2
Zweig, Arnold 2
Adams, Maude 1
Baum, Vicki 1
Bogart, Guy 1
Bond, Genevieve Farnell 1
Brady, James Buchanan 1
Bright, Verne 1
Bronson, Lillian 1
Bush, Grace E. 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Chevaillier, Alzire A. (Alzire Adrienne) 1
Cheyney, Ralph 1
Corbett, James J. 1
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor) 1
Doblin, Alfred 1
Emergency Rescue Committee 1
Feuchtwanger Memorial Library 1
Fields, Armond 1
Fields, Lew 1
Foy, Eddie 1
Frank, Liesl 1
Franklin, Carl M. (Carl Mason) 1
Gaw, Ethelean Tyson 1
Guggenheim, Felix 1
Hamilton, Florence 1
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 1
Henderson, Randall 1
Horton, Lester 1
Jani, Robert F., 1934-1989 1
Jewish Club of 1933 1
Kesten, Hermann 1
Knef, Hildegard 1
Kwan, Moon 1
Lewitzky Dance Company 1
Lewitzky, Bella 1
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 1
MacManus, Seumas 1
Mahler, Alma 1
Marcuse, Sascha 1
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940 1
Massary, Fritzi 1
Mayne, Eric 1
McCormick, Katharine Dexter 1
Mierendorff, Marta 1
Miller, A.F. 1
Miller, Juanita Joaquina 1
Montgomery, David Craig 1
Morgan, Angela 1
Mosheim, Grete 1
Museum of the City of New York 1
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution) 1
Neumann, Robert 1
New York Public Library 1
Norris, Gordon W. 1
O'Donnol, Dion 1
P. & A. Photo 1
Pastor, Tony 1
Price, Ruth Clay 1
Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943 1
Remarque, Erich Maria 1
Reynolds, Adeline de Walt 1
Reynolds, Newell Taylor 1
Russell, Lillian 1
Schoenberg, Arnold 1
Scott, John Milton 1
Sherry, Ruth Forbes 1
Standing Bear, Luther 1
Stone, Fred 1
Tolbert, Johnny 1
Trent, Lucia 1
Tubbesing, Dorothy Ann 1
Tubbesing, Eugene J. 1
Tucker, Sophie 1
University of Southern California 1
University of Texas at Austin 1
Von Hofe, Harold 1
Waldo, Hilde 1
Walker, Tommy (Thomas Luttgen), 1922-1986 1
Weber & Fields (Comedy team) 1
Weber, Joe 1
Wedekind, Kadidja 1
Wells, Wesley Robert 1
Whitaker, Robert 1
Wolff, Victoria 1
Zweig, Stefan 1
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