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Oral histories (document genres)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

California Social Welfare Archives biographical files

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0606

This small group of records consists chiefly of oral history transcripts, papers, and newspaper clippings of faculty members (of USC's School of Social Work) and other prominent individuals in the social work/ mental health community. They include files on Genevieve Carter, Lonis Liverman, Linda Poverny, Robert W. Roberts, and about fifty other persons in the social welfare field. The files are arranged alphabetically.

Dates: 1940s-1990s

California Social Welfare Archives oral histories

Identifier: 0607
Abstract The CSWA Oral History Collection numbers one hundred interviews with persons important in the history of social work in southern California and in the nation. Examples of interviewees include Carmelita White, the first African-American graduate of the USC School of Social Work, in 1932; George Nickel, one of the leaders in the advancement of social welfare in California, from his entrance into the profession during the Great Depression until his death (1990); and Charles Schottland, Social...
Dates: 1969 - 1999

Margaret Russell Bates Hane papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5066
Abstract Margaret Russell Bates Hane (1910-1986) grew up in Macon and Atlanta, Georgia, and later attended USC where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Master's degree in Political Science. Her second Master's was in Pupil Personnel Counseling from California State University, Los Angeles. This small collection, produced and assembled by Hane's daughter Barbara Hane Desforges, centers upon an oral history conducted by Desforges of her mother between...
Dates: 1910-2010

David Hyun papers

Identifier: 3027
Abstract David Hyun, son of Reverend Soon Hyun, was the first ever-Korean American architect and a self-described essayist. He is best known for his 1978 design of the Japanese Village Plaza in downtown Los Angeles, as part of a revitalization of Little Tokyo, and his dedication to documenting his father's work in the Korean Independence movement of 1919. His papers consist primarily of writings (by both himself and others), photographs, and architectural drawings and renderings. They also contain...
Dates: 1774 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1919 - 2003

Arlien Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5113

This collection consists of the papers, photographs, and personal materials of American social work educator and researcher Arlien Johnson (1894-1988).

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920s-1970s

Keck School of Medicine Trials and Transformations oral histories

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275049050371]
Identifier: 5091

This collection includes interview transcripts for the Trials and Transformations book project on the history of the Keck School of Medicine.

Dates: 2001

Kyeng Bo Kim recordings and slides

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275053880432]
Identifier: 3002

This collection contains eighteen 1/4" reel audio tapes recorded by Kyeng Bo Kim (1883-1976) beginning around the late 1950s. The tapes have not been digitized, but appear to include recording of oral histories, family, business, and social events, and songs. There are also 43 color slide transparencies with images of the Kim family.

Dates: 1950s-1960s

Sol Lesser papers

Identifier: 2304

This collection contains scripts, clippings, pamphlets, contracts, photographs, and other materials from to the career of producer, theater owner, and an instructor of film studies, Sol Lesser, ranging from 1917 to 1976.

Dates: 1903 - 1976

Living Library tapes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5140

This collection consists of 36 2’’ quad magnetic tapes of recorded interviews and oral histories with members of the USC community as a part of the Living Library program.

Dates: 1970; 1975

Pedro Loureiro papers

Identifier: 3309

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