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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Michael A. Arbib papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5315
Abstract Papers of Michael A. Arbib, Fletcher Jones Professor of Computer Science; University Professor; Professor of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Neuroscience and Psychology; Director, USC Human Brain Project. Prof. Arbib has based his career on the argument that we can learn much about machines from studying brains, and much about brains from studying machines. He has thus always worked for an interdisciplinary environment in which computer scientists and...
Dates: 1970-2016

Gerald J. Bender papers

 Collection
Identifier: 5322
Overview This collection comprises the papers of Gerald J. Bender, a professor of international relations at USC from 1979 to 2011 and director of the School of International Relations from 1986 to 1991. Bender was a foremost expert on the study of politics, languages, and culture of Angola and Southern Africa generally, with a particular interest in United States foreign policy toward the region. The Gerald J. Bender papers contain Bender's personal, professional, and USC correspondence; files on...
Dates: 1960 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1998

Vahakn Dadrian papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6213
Overview Vahakn Dadrian (1926-2019) was an Armenian-American sociologist and historian and one of the early scholars of the academic study of genocide. Dadrian was especially recognized as a leading expert on the Armenian Genocide. The Vahakn Dadrian papers contain Dadrian's research files on the Armenian Genocide. The collection includes copies of published legal papers with Dadrian's notes, maps of Turkey and Armenia, newspaper clippings, literature relating to Armenian Studies, copies of records from...
Dates: 1843 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1990

Lorenzo DeStefano collection on the Hancock Pacific Expeditions

 Collection
Identifier: 6215
Overview A collection of screenplay drafts, research notes, subject files, correspondence, photographs, books, audio and video tapes, and one 16mm film compiled by Lorenzo DeStefano for a film about G. Allan Hancock's expeditions to the Galapagos Islands during 1930s. DeStefano never completed his film, but his research for the project--which began in the 1970s--forms a significant collection of documentation on the people and events involved in the Hancock Expeditions.
Dates: 1930s-1980s

Korean National Association in Hawaii and related lawsuits collection

 Collection
Identifier: 3004
Overview By the year 1905 more than 7,000 Koreans populated the Territory of Hawaii. In 1909, the Korean National Association in Hawaii was established, along with a main headquarters in San Francisco, with a purpose for uniting all Koreans in the United States in a common cause. This small collection comprises lawsuits filed by the KNA and affiliated persons living in Hawaii between the period of 1915 and 1945, as well as some non-KNA related cases, unified by the struggle for political leadership in...
Dates: 1915 - 1945

Pedro Loureiro papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3309
Overview Pedro Loureiro is a Navy historian, curator, archivist, and USC alum who has concentrated much of his research on pre-War Japanese espionage and relations with the United States. This collection comprises primarily reports, memos, and correspondence relating to the United States Navy, Army and Marine Corps stationed in China and Japan during the late 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s, acquired and collected by Loureiro during his academic research and career as a historian.
Dates: 1910-2016; Majority of material found in 1930-1945

Olive View Sanatorium and Hospital records

 Collection
Identifier: 7095
Overview The records of Olive View Hospital and Medical Center document daily life and important events at Olive View since its founding in the early twentieth century and also the ideological and structural changes the institution underwent. The collection also has significant scientific and medical materials that capture laboratory practices and scientific literature regarding the study and curing of tuberculosis, including numerous works from Emil Bogen.
Dates: 1915 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1995

James A. Peterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5122
Overview James A. Peterson (1913-1992) taught sociology at USC from 1951 until 1979. Peterson served as chairman of USC's sociology department from 1960 to 1963, founder and director of the Marriage and Family Counseling Training Program, founder of the Cortese Institute, co-founder and director of the USC Emeriti Center, and--from 1977 to 1979--acting director of the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology. The majority of the James A. Peterson papers comprise Peterson's correspondence and research...
Dates: 1950 - 1980

Larry Pryor papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5347
Overview Larry Pryor assembled this collection of material on the creation of online journalism and new media during his work at the Times Mirror Company and the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. Most of the material dating between 1982 and 1997 relates to Pryor's work on digital news projects at the Times Mirror Company and the Los Angeles Times. The material relating to Pryor's work at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism...
Dates: 1982 - 2016

John H. Rousselot papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0224
Overview This collection reflects the work of John H. Rousselot during his latter terms in office--spanning 1970 to 1983--in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Dates: 1970 - 1985