Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 95 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Abstract Samuel William Yorty was a Representative from California born in Lincoln, Nebraska., October 1, 1909. He attended the public schools of Lincoln, Nebraska and moved to Los Angeles, California in 1927. After studying law at Southwestern University, La Salle University and the University of Southern California, he was admitted to the bar in 1939 and commenced the practice of law in Los Angeles. A member of the State assembly from 1936 to 1940, Yorty then served as a captain, in the United...
Abstract Collection consists of Radio transcriptions, tapes, scripts, and files from several programs on which John J. Anthony was featured. John J. Anthony (1902-1970) was born in New York City as Lester Kroll and died in San Francisco in 1970. He was a radio host, moderator of the Goodwill Hour program (later John J. Anthony Hour), from 1937 to 1953, providing expert advice on marriage, divorce, and marital relations to listeners.
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...
Abstract Collection consists of the manuscript and galley proofs of Fred Astaire's book Steps in Time, published in 1960. Fred Astaire (1899-1987) was a world renowned dancer, choreographer and film star.
Dates: circa 1960
Abstract Collection consists of screenplays in which either Jim Backus (1913-1989) or Henny Backus (1911- ) appeared, from 1940 to 1967. Includes radio scripts for The Jim Backus Show and recordings of the War Department Jubilee radio programs of the 1940s.
Dates: 1940 - 1967
Abstract Collection consists of stills and photographs, from 15 films and 20 stage plays; scripts of 15 stage plays and 6 television shows in which the actress Fay Bainter (1892-1968) appeared. Also includes personal documents, clippings and correspondence.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Manuscripts, paste-ups and file copies of small press poetry published by Barth ca. 1980-88; correspondence with poets Turner Cassity, Dick Davis, John Finlay, Charles Gullans, X. J. Kennedy, Janet Lewis, Timothy Steele, and Wesley Trimpi.
Dates: circa 1980-88
Collection — Box 1
Abstract Dr. Catherine Beers was a professor of zoology at the University of Southern California in the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. This small collection consists of published and unpublished works by Beers, student papers, roll books, and clippings related to her work on heredity and other subjects.
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
Abstract Literary archive of the German emigre author and playwright Julius Berstl (1883-1975). The collection includes typescripts, manuscripts, personal and professional correspondence, personal and biographical documents, theater memorabilia, and a small number of literary journals, both in English and in German. Julius Berstl was born on August 6, 1883 in Bernburg, Germany to a theatrical family. Upon graduation from university, he became the dramaturg, or literary advisor, of the renowned...
Dates: 1858 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1901 - 1975