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Alfred and Bernice Ligon Aquarian Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC-2015-001
Abstract This collection contains archival materials and rare books related to Alfred and Bernice Ligon as the proprietors and founders of The Aquarian Book Shop and Aquarian Spiritual Center in Los Angeles, CA; their interests in African American history and culture; and studies and teaching of metaphysics, occultism and black gnostic studies. The archival collection concentrates on the operations and events of the Book Shop, curriculum of the Spiritual Center, and African American culture. The rare...
Dates: Late 1800s - 2014; Bulk 1941-1996

Nelson Blackstock papers

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Identifier: HLL-2019-016
Abstract This collection comprises the papers of Nelson Blackstock, a former Civil Rights activist who as involved with the Southern Student Organizing Committee (SSOC), the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and various other student-led political organizations in Atlanta, Georgia during the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. He was also a journalist and editor who was at one time a managing editor of The Militant. The collection includes newspaper...
Dates: 1963-2006, undated

"California Eagle"

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SPC-2021-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains Vol. 21, issues 10-29 of the "California Eagle"(June 5, 1950-October 19, 1950), one of the oldest black-owned and operated newspapers in the United States during its run from 1979-1964. In its early days, the newspaper provided housing and job information for Black settlers transitioning to life on the West Coast. After Charlotta Bass took over the newspaper in 1912, she started directing the newspaper toward reporting on issues affecting Black and minortiy...
Dates: June 5, 1950-October 19, 1950

Civil Rights Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC-2022-009
Scope and Contents This collection contains flyers, leaflets, broadsides, magazines, and other documents related to civil rights activism. Included are flyers regarding activist Angelo Herndon; an event aimed at Los Angeles' Latinx voters; Delegates National Assembly for Peace, Washington D.C. April 1, 1952; a reprint of the address Rev. Edward D. McGowan of the National Committee to Defend Negro Leadership delivered before the National Fraternal Council of Churches; a Filmore Club Communist Party; and others....
Dates: 1913, 1936, 1938, 1942, 1944-1946, 1948-1949, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1963, 1968, 1969

CSU Japanese American Digitization Project Collection

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Identifier: SPC-2014-008
Abstract The central focus of the California State University Japanese American Digitization Project is the digitization and access to primary materials related to the history and progress of Japanese Americans in their communities. An enormous range of subjects and archival materials central to Japanese-American life before, during, and after World War II are in this digital collection including: letters, photographs, oral histories, camp publications, papers of camp administrators and counselors,...
Dates: 1915-1994

Filer Compton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC-2022-012
Abstract

This collection consists of approximately 25 magazines and newspaper titles, as well as newspaper clippings and ballots. The collection predominantly focuses on African American social and political news, civil rights issues, and cultural and entertainment news. A large portion of the collection consists of Jet magazines but almost equally as large is the collection of Ebony magazines. Some of the titles also included are The Crisis, Los Angeles Times, The Bulletin and more.

Dates: 1957-2020; Majority of material found within 1960-1990

Hahn (Harlan) Disabilities Collection

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Identifier: SPC-2014-004
Abstract This collection contains materials related to Harlan Hahn (1939-2008), his family, his battle with polio in the 1940s, and his professional career focusing mostly on society’s view of disabilities. Hahn was a professor of political science, psychiatry, and behavioral science at the University of Southern California. The collection concentrates on his writings and research on American and urban politics, and health and disability politics and policy. Included in the collection are published...
Dates: 1823-2006; 1945-2006

Holt Labor Library Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HLL-2019-034
Abstract

The collection comprises buttons, keychains, flags, banners, and black-and-white and color photographs, negatives and contact sheets related to various labor strikes, commemorative events, political party and labor union election campaigns, women's rights causes, anti-war activism and demonstrations, and socialist political causes.

Dates: 1948-2005, undated; Majority of material found within 1970-2000, undated

Holt Labor Library Poster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HLL-2019-012
Content Description

277 posters in 14 folders, in 4 drawers.

Dates: 1900-2000

Berta Green Langston papers

 Collection
Identifier: HLL-2019-002
Abstract

This collection includes the personal and professional papers of Berta Green Langston, an active member of the Socialist Workers Party and Socialist Action who was involved in various protest movements during the 20th century. It includes newsletters, newspaper articles, miscellaneous writings, and correspondence with James Baldwin, Robert F. Williams, Albert Perry, Dave Dellinger, William Worthy, Pete Seeger, and Noam Chomsky, among others.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1958-2005

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Trefts, Carolee Gardner 3
Watts Labor Community Action Committee (Los Angeles, Calif.) 3
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Hall, Manly P. (Manly Palmer), 1901-1990 2
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Watkins, Ted, Sr., 1922-1993 2
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Weatherwax, John M. (John Martin), 1900-1984 2
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 2
Acquah, Joseph 1
American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born 1
Angelou, Maya 1
Armour, Alaine 1
Ben-Jochannan, Yosef 1
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California State University, Dominguez Hills 1
California Teachers Association 1
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Churchward, Albert 1
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Clymer, R. Swinburne (Reuben Swinburne), 1878-1966 1
Committee Against Jim Crow in Military Service and Training 1
Community Care and Development Services 1
Cooper, J. California 1
Cortines, Ramon C. 1
Crane-Gartz, Kate 1
Curtiss, Harriette Augusta, 1856?-1932 1
Dallas County Voters League 1
DuBois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906 1
Ebony Magazine 1
Eliade, Mircea, 1907-1986 1
Ford Foundation 1
Fortune, Dion 1
Gadalla, Moustafa, 1944 1
Gallagher, Leo 1
Gauquelin, Michel, 1928-1991 1
Gayle, Addison, Jr., 1932-1991 1
Ghose, Aurobindo, 1872-1950 1
Giovanni, Nikki 1
Greater Los Angeles Community Action Agency 1
Greenfield, Eloise 1
Gregory, Dick 1
Guy, Rosa 1
Hahn, Harlan, 1939-2008 1
Haley, Alex 1
Hartmann, Franz, 1838-1912 1
Heline, Corinne, 1882- 1
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963 1
Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984 1
Hodson, Geoffrey, 1886-1983 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Hurston, Zora Neale 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 1
Jet Magazine 1
John Henry and Mary Louisa Dunn Foundation 1
Johnson, Charles B. 1
Johnson, Lionel 1
Jones, Marc Edmund, 1888-1980 1
Jordan, June, 1936-2002 1
Jung, C.G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961 1
Kgositsile, Keorapetse 1
Killens, John Oliver, 1916-1987 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
King, Richard D. 1
Langston, Berta Green, 1926-2010 1
Lanterman, Frank 1
Lester, Herbert 1
Lester, Julius 1
Lester, Nora Jean 1
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Los Angeles (Calif.). Police Department 1
Los Angeles Committee for Protection of Foreign Born 1
Los Angeles Committee to Secure Justice in the Rosenberg Case 1
Los Angeles Times (Firm) 1
Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875 1
Marshall, Paule, 1929-2019 1
Martin Luther King Jr. General Hospital 1
Massey, Gerald, 1828-1907 1
Matsuoka, Jim 1
Mayo Clinic 1
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