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Philip Ahn papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3007
Abstract

Philip Ahn was a Korean American actor, WWII veteran, and USC alum. This small collection comprises primarily personal and family photographs, film and television stills, and awards and realia documenting Ahn's professional career, personal life, and his numerous involvements within the Korean community. It also contains scripts, teleplays, and some biographical materials.

Dates: 1935 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1978

Harold L. Call papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2008-010
Abstract Correspondence, manuscripts, financial records, family papers, notes, clippings, paste-ups, legal papers, flyers, erotica, photographs, slides, home movies, videotapes, memorabilia, card catalogs, and other material created or collected by gay activist, publisher, and businessman, Harold (Hal) Leland Call. One of the founding members of the San Francisco chapter of the Mattachine Society, Call created and edited the Mattachine Review, one of the earliest...
Dates: 1852-2000; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1998

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

Homefront records

 Collection
Identifier: 0247
Abstract The collection contains research materials, administrative files, audiotape interviews, and film reels from a project by the USC Department of History for a book and PBS television special entitled The Homefront : America during World War II, compiled by Mark Jonathan Harris, Franklin D. Mitchell, and Steven J. Schechter. The book was published in 1984, and the show was broadcast in 1985. The project was a collection of first-person accounts of ordinary citizens describing their experiences...
Dates: 1980s

Raymond Jensen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 7067
Abstract The Raymond Jensen papers, 1943-1945, consist of more than 500 letters written by Raymond Jensen to his wife Doris and other family members, and from Doris to Raymond, during Raymond's service in the United States Navy during World War II. The letters provide a picture of life in the military and on the home front during World War II. Raymond Jensen served in the Radio Materials School on Treasure Island in San Francisco, where he was stationed for the bulk of his time in the service. He...
Dates: 1943 - 1945; Majority of material found in 1943

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 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1950

Marta Mierendorff papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0214
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and ephemera regarding the lives and work of many German-speaking emigre artists in Southern California. One focus of the collection are German Expressionist Theater director Leopold Jessner (1878-1945) and his brother-in-law, the actor and director Fritz Jessner (1889-1946), both of whom left Germany in the 1930s to escape the Nazi persecution of Jews. The collection also includes more extensive materials on Walter...
Dates: 1933 - 1985

Zenon Neumark papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6138
Abstract

The Zenon Neumark papers consist of a legal documents, identification cards, photographs, diary pages, letters, diplomas and postcards, documenting Neumark's life during and after World War II. Zenon Neumark is the author of "Hiding in the Open: A Young Fugitive in Nazi-Occupied Poland".

Dates: 1942-1943

James C. Owens, Jr. papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5032
Abstract James C. Owens, Jr. was born in Batavia, New York but moved to California as a child. He graduated from Los Angeles High School in 1929 and received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Southern California in 1934. He then went into the Navy and completed flight training in Pensacola, Florida and then served on board Lexington (CV-2); in 1941 he joined Torpedo Squadron 8 on board Hornet (CV-8). Appointed Lieutenant in 1942, Owens was the squadron...
Dates: 1928-1943

Political pamphlets collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6033
Abstract

The Political pamphlets collection contains published documents from various sources that discuss conflicts and related politics from the mid-twentieth century, with the majority of the documents dated from the 1930s to the 1970s. The documents primarily concern the politics before, during, and after World War II. Depending on the location of publication and the desired audience, the pamphlets are in English, Spanish, or French.

Dates: 1931-1979, undated

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USC Libraries Special Collections 12
USC Libraries East Asian Library 1
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Subject
Correspondence 5
Photographs 5
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 2
California, Southern -- Emigration and immigration -- Archival resources 2
Certificates 2
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Clippings 2
Diplomas 2
Ephemera 2
Exiles' writings, German -- California -- Archival resources 2
Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 2
Jewish refugees -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 2
Jews, German -- California, Southern -- Archival resources 2
Pamphlets 2
Posters 2
Propaganda, Anti-German -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Propaganda, Anti-communist -- Archival resources 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Archival resources 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States 2
Academy Awards (Motion pictures) -- Archival resources 1
Actors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs 1
Actresses -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Aeronautics -- History -- Archival resources 1
Aeronautics, Commercial -- Freight -- Archival resources 1
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States -- History -- Archival resources 1
Aeronautics, Military -- Archival resources 1
Air charter contracts -- Archival resources 1
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Asian American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Asian Americans in the motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Audiocassettes 1
Audiotapes 1
Authors, German -- 20th century -- Biography -- Archival resources 1
Authors, German -- California, Southern -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Awards -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Books 1
Documentary films -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Exiles -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Film stills 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Gay activists 1
Gay erotic films 1
Gay erotic photography 1
Gay erotic videos 1
Gay erotica -- Censorship -- United States 1
Gay liberation movement 1
Gay pornography 1
Gays -- California -- History 1
Gays' writings, American 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Homefront: America during World War II 1
International relations -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Interviews 1
Interviews -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Japanese American newspapers -- Archival resources 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Archival resources 1
Jewish refugees -- Europe -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews -- California, Southern -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Jews, Polish -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Archival resources 1
Korean American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Korean American motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Legal documents 1
Letters 1
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Archival resources 1
Manuscripts 1
Maps 1
Motion pictures (visual works) 1
Municipal officials and employees, Honorary -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Newsletters 1
Peace movements 1
Philosophers -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Philosophers -- Germany -- Archival resources 1
Philosophers -- Germany -- Correspondence 1
Philosophers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Political posters 1
Pornography -- Censorship -- United States 1
Postcards 1
Printed ephemera 1
Realia 1
Reports 1
Sailors -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Scrapbooks 1
Television scripts 1
Theater -- Austria -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- Germany -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Transcontinental flights -- Archival resources 1
Transportation -- Archival resources 1
Typescripts 1
United States -- Armed Forces -- Asian Americans -- Archival resources 1
United States -- Biography -- Archival resources 1
United States -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Sources 1
United States -- History -- Archival resources 1
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Archival resources 1
Universities and colleges -- Students -- Archival resources 1
Videotapes 1
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Language
English 13
French 1
German 1
Hebrew 1
Japanese 1
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Russian 1
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Names
Brecht, Bertolt 2
Frank, Liesl 2
Jewish Club of 1933 2
Mann, Heinrich 2
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 2
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Neumann, Robert 2
United States. Navy 2
Ahn, Philip, 1905-1978 1
An, Ch'ang-ho, 1878-1938 1
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 1
Berstl, Julius 1
Brecht Zentrum der DDR 1
British Information Services 1
Bruno, Frank 1
Call, Hal (Harold Leland) 1
Churchill, Winston (Winston Leonard Spencer), 1874-1965 1
Cuddy, Susan Ahn, 1915- 1
Cussen, George T. 1
D. Robins & Company 1
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 1
Doblin, Alfred 1
Dorian Press Book Service 1
Eisler, Georg 1
Eisler, Hanns 1
Elow 1
European Film Fund 1
Feuchtwanger, Lion 1
Feuchtwanger, Marta 1
Flying Tiger Line 1
Graf, Oskar Maria 1
Granach, Alexander 1
Harris, Mark Jonathan, 1941- 1
Henreid, Paul 1
Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989 1
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 1
Institute of International Labor Research 1
Jackson, Felix 1
Jensen, Raymond 1
Jessner, Fritz 1
Jessner, Leopold 1
Kesten, Hermann 1
Knef, Hildegard 1
La France Novelties 1
Lang, Fritz 1
Los Angeles High School (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
Los Angeles International Airport 1
Mahler, Alma 1
Marcuse, Ludwig 1
Marcuse, Sascha 1
Mattachine Society 1
Mierendorff, Marta 1
Mitchell, Franklin D. 1
Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945 1
Müller, Heiner 1
Neumann, Alfred, 1895-1952 1
Neumark, Zenon 1
Owens, James C., Jr. 1
Pan-Graphic Press Book Service 1
Remarque, Erich Maria 1
Schechter, Steven J. 1
Trans World Airlines 1
Transcontinental & Western Air, Inc 1
University of Southern California 1
University of Southern California. Center for International Studies 1
Von Hofe, Harold 1
Walter, Bruno 1
Wedekind, Kadidja 1
Wenders, Wim 1
Wicclair, Walter 1
Wolf, Friedrich 1
Wolf, Markus 1
Zweig, Arnold 1
Zweig, Stefan 1
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