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Sociology -- Research -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Emory Bogardus papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0264
Abstract

Papers, correspondence, and manuscripts of monograph of Dr. Emory Stephen Bogardus, the founder of the USC Department of Sociology and the School of Social Work, Dean Emeritus of The Graduate School at the University of Southern California, and world-renowned authority on "social distance".

Dates: 1911 - 1973

Boys Work Survey records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5109
Abstract

This collection consists of the records and research done for the 1925 Boys Work Survey, conducted by the University of Southern California Social Research staff and sponsored by the Rotary Club of Los Angeles.

Dates: 1925

Jon Miller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5134
Abstract

This collection consists of the papers of Jon Miller, a senior research associate and professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Southern California.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960s-1990s

James A. Peterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5122
Abstract 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

University of Southern California Sociology Department records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5108
Abstract

This collection consists of the records of the Department of Sociology at the University of Southern California.

Dates: 1928 - 1973

University of Southern California Student Thesis papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275058522211]
Identifier: 5047
Abstract

This collection consists of theses written by USC students from 1910 through the 1930s within the Economics department and the newly founded Sociology Department.

Dates: 1910-1930s

Don Van Arsdol Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0099
Abstract

Collection consists of approximately 400 maps from USC's Population Research Laboratory, donated by Professor Maurice D. Van Arsdol in 1998. The maps include much of the work done by Emory Bogardus and his students, as well as that of Van Arsdol and his students, and range from 1935 to 1980.

Dates: 1924 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1949 - 1965