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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

David Cunard and Walter Shuster Motorcycle Club Collection

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

David Hong papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2018-012
Overview 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
Overview 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

Right-wing political pamphlets collection

 Collection
Identifier: 6049
Abstract A collection of pamphlets, brochures, flyers, magazines, 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

Rock concert flyers and handbills collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 7078
Overview A collection of 52 flyers and handbills promoting various soft, folk, and alternative rock bands and music venues in California. The material dates from the 1980s to the 1990s and features acts such as 10,000 Maniacs, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Camper Yan Beethoven, The Roches, Red Kross, Terence Trent D'Arby, World Party, Chris Isaak, Lions & Ghosts, Sleestacks, Roller, Wednesday Week, and others. Many of the flyers list event information and pictures of the bands, but a few consist of a mix...
Dates: 1980s-1990s

Southern California rock concert ephemera collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 7091
Overview The Southern California rock concert ephemera collection consists of flyers, handbills, posters, photographs, and concert tickets promoting Southern California venues and bands from the mid-1970s to 2005 -- with the bulk of the material spanning the 1980s and early 1990s. The majority of the flyers are printed on standard sized sheets of various colors with several incorporating pre-computer cut and paste graphics alongside rubber-stamped elements. The collection also includes 72 half-sheet...
Dates: 1975 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1995

Theatrical, concert, and movie performances program collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6153
Overview This small collection consists of programs, brochures, and souvenir programs for theatrical, concert, and movie performances held primarily in Los Angeles and New York City, 1856-1972. It include, but is not limited to, programs and performances of and by MGM, the Graumann Chinese Theatre, Pablo Casals, the Ice-Capades of 1941, the Chicago English Opera, Paul Robeson, George Gershwin, Katherine Hepburn, Madane Schumann Heink, Jenny Lind, Jacques Thibaud, Ricardo Martin, Vladimir Horowitz,...
Dates: 1856 - 1972; Majority of material found in 1920s-1940s

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Advertisements 2
Alternative rock music -- California -- Archival resources 2
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California -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Handbills 2
Posters 2
Programs (documents) 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
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
Canada -- Description and Travel 1
Clippings 1
Conservatism -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Digital images 1
England -- Description and Travel 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
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
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
Moving images 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
Newspapers 1
Outdoor Recreation -- California -- Yosemite National Park 1
Photographic postcards 1
Photographs 1
Picture 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 culture and art -- California -- Archival resources 1
Punk rock music -- California -- Archival resources 1
Racism -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Religious institutions -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 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
Sound recordings 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. -- Archival resources 1
Strikes and lockouts -- Teachers -- California -- Los Angeles -- 21st century -- Archival resources 1
Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Theater programs 1
Tourism 1
Tourist maps 1
Travel 1
United States -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 1
United States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Venice (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Postcards 1
Women in advertising -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources 1
Women in advertising -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- California -- Archival resources 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese-Americans -- Archival resources 1
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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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
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
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
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council 1
Japanese American Citizens' League 1
Koch, Edward A. 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities 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
National Japanese American Student Relocation Council 1
National Socialist White People's Party 1
Phinney, Milton C. 1
Protestants and Other Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Rockwell, George Lincoln 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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