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United States -- History -- Archival resources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Orion Ashenfelter papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0195
Abstract A collection of nineteen letters written by Orion Ashenfelter to his family while on his tour of duty in the U.S. Navy, which began on January 29, 1900. Included in these letters is an eyewitness account of events during the Boxer Rebellion in China.
Dates: 1901-1903

Household Survey records

Identifier: 0231
Abstract In 1939, the Works Progress Administration provided funding for a comprehensive household survey of the Los Angeles area. Over the course of the project, about 400,000 documents, mostly census cards, were generated.
Dates: 1939

Allan Kaplan and Robert Kaplan political memorabilia collection

Identifier: 6119
Overview The Allan Kaplan and Robert Kaplan political memorabilia collection consists of posters, ephemera, and realia documenting national and local political and campaigns. The bulk of the material dates from the late 1960s-early 1970s and documents the brothers' earliest political activism. The collection also includes later campaigns (from the 2000s) on which Robert was involved professionally.
Dates: 1960s-2000s

Samuel H. Kline papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0006
Abstract Samuel Kline (1837-1917) was a Boston businessman who retired to San Diego, California in 1902. His papers include his detailed memoirs in which he wrote about his two-hundred-year family history, his childhood in upper New York State, his experiences in the Civil War, and his years in the shoe and leather trades.
Dates: 1902 - 1917

Left Literature collection of pamphlets and periodicals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0100
Abstract Pamphlets, books, and periodicals from Socialist and Communist publishers in the U.S. and the U.S.S.R., 1930s-1950s. Subjects include fascism, atomic weapons, race and labor relations.
Dates: circa 1930s-1950s

Greg Mitchell manuscript

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0169
Abstract Typed draft of Mitchell's The Campaign of the Century (Random House, 1992) on the 1934 EPIC campaign in California.
Dates: circa 1992

Newspaper headlines collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0105
Abstract American newspaper front pages and other clippings for the San Francisco earthquake, the 1918 Armistice, the Lindbergh kidnapping, the war years 1940-45, etc.
Dates: 20th century

Railroad commemorative stone

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0048
Abstract Section of rail of the first railroad in America (1826, Massachusetts), attached to a granite block.
Dates: 1826

Thomas Rees papers

 Collection — Box 1-126
Identifier: 0223
Abstract U.S. Congressman (1925 - )
Dates: 0000

Stamps and stamp catalogs collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0129
Abstract Stamp collections (generalist and U.S.) in albums formerly belonging to Charles F. Weiss, Elsie E. Behrens, and USC President Rufus B. von KleinSmid; stamp catalogs 1903-1940.
Dates: 1903 - 1940