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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 53 Collections and/or Records:

Los Angeles city planning pamphlets and brochures

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 7025
Overview A small collection of brochures, pamphlets and booklets on various aspects of city planning in Los Angeles during the 1970s, including energy, city government, Boyle Heights, a history of city planning in Los Angeles, public schools, master planning, and fire protection and prevention.
Dates: ca. 1970s

Los Angeles County Department of Community Services collection of pamphlets and publications

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0422
Abstract Publications--booklets and pamphlets--issued by the Los Angeles County Department of Community Services, either independently or in conjunction with other agencies. These publications consist of studies, annual reports, conference proceedings, and general reports that were published in the 1950s and 1960s.
Dates: 1956 - 1965

Los Angeles Urban League collection of reports, papers, and proceedings

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0479
Abstract This small collection consists of reports, studies, and publications created by and for, and collected by the Los Angeles Urban League.
Dates: 1920s-1990s (bulk 1970s)

Maynard McFie collection of photographs and ephemera

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 7024
Overview This collection consists of photographs, pamphlets and clippings documenting Los Angeles in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The majority of the photographs are of the downtown area and feature intersections of major Los Angeles streetsn. Current and former landmarks also appear in the collection's photographs. There are also photographs of San Pedro Harbor, an old city hall building, and the remnants of the LA Times building after the bombing of 1910. The pamphlets and clippings...
Dates: circa 1890-1920

John F. Merritt Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collection

Identifier: 7103
Overview A collection of Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collected by John F. Merritt, founder of Californians for Preservation Action and its successor organization, California Preservation Foundation (CPF). The collection contains postcards, pamphlets, magazines, produce crate labels, prints, comic books, illustrations, and countercultural political materials created between 1899 and 2005, with the bulk of the collection spanning from 1910 to 1970.
Dates: 1899 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1970

Mineral King Development records

Identifier: 0037
Abstract The collection consists of environmental reports, correspondence, scrapbooks, and other ephemera pertaining to the controversial 1960s development of a 16,000 acre tract of the Sequoia National Forest in Tulare County, California. The materials were created and collected by conservation activists Jean and Richard Koch.
Dates: 1963-1978

Willard Morse collection on Ambrose Bierce

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0136
Abstract Book reviews, journal and newspaper articles (originals and photostats) by and about Ambrose Bierce, journalist and author of The Devil's Dictionary and Tales of Soldiers & Civilians (1891). Willard S. Morse (1856-1935) was a mining executive in the West and Mexico. He was later made a director and member of the executive committee of the American Smelter Securities Company, Chilean Exploration Company, and Braden Copper Company. After retiring, Morse devoted much of this time to the...
Dates: 1870s-1930s

L.A. Murillo papers

Identifier: 0501
Abstract The L.A. Murillo papers document the life of Louis Andrew Murillo (1922- ), including his service in the Air Force during World War II, his tenure as a professor of Spanish literature and Cervantes scholar at the University of California, Berkeley, and his service as a bilingual volunteer for the California Highway Patrol and the Los Angeles Police Department. Also included in this collection are the Spanish, English and bilingual pamphlets and flyers which document Spanish language usage in...
Dates: 1932 - 2012

John Henry Nash brochures, folders, and fine books

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0387
Abstract This small collection consists of announcements, brochures, pamphlets, greeting cards, poems, sketches, fine books, folders, and engravings by various hands designed and printed by San Francisco fine printer John Henry Nash. Nash was a well-known designer, typesetter and printer working in San Francisco in the first decades of the 20th century. He opened his own shop in 1915 after working for and in partnership with some of the better known printers and publishers in San Francisco; the...
Dates: 1915 - 1939

Osborne-Montague family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0190
Abstract The Osborne-Montague family papers contains the papers of multiple generations of the Osborne and Montague families, as well as of the families they married into (primarily the Tingstads and the Caleffs). Rodney Montague moved to Los Angeles in 1853, while Henry Zenas Osborne moved to the area in 1878. Montague was a farmer; Osborne owned the Los Angeles Evening Express and was a Congressman for California's 10th Congressional District from 1917 until his death in 1923. His son, Henry Zenas...
Dates: 1847 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1945