Finding aid for the John Allan Smith papers 5289

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein
USC Libraries Special Collections
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu
2014 May


Title: John Allan Smith papers
Collection number: 5289
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet 1 box
Date: 1924-1968, undated
creator: Smith, John Allan

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], John Allan Smith papers, Collection no. 5289, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Scope and Content

Papers of John Allan Smith, Ed.D. Dr. Smith received his doctorate from USC in 1948. In addition to serving as Dean of Chapman College's Ship of the World Campus Afloat, and in many positions within the Los Angeles City schools, he also served as Executive Secretary of the Fulbright program in Pakistan, and much of the travel writing in the papers documents his time in Pakistan and related travels. The collection consists of photographs of Dr. Smith at all ages, his diploma, typescripts of travel narratives, some certificates and other legal documents, and a publication.

Scope and Content

Papers of John Allan Smith, Ed.D. The collection consists of photographs of Dr. Smith at all ages, his diploma, typescripts of travel narratives, some certificates and other legal documents, and a publication.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Smith, John Allan -- Archives
University of Southern California. -- Students
Certificates
Education--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
Ephemera
Photographs
Travel writing--Archival resources
Typescripts