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Finding Aid for the David L. Clark Los Angeles Oral Histories Collection, 1974-1982
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
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  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: David L. Clark Los Angeles Oral Histories Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1974-1982
    Collection number: 2080
    Creator: Clark, David L., 1945-
    Extent: 9 boxes (4.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: David L. Clark (1945- ) taught oral history and Los Angeles history at UCLA, UCLA Extension, and California State University, Los Angeles (1974- ). The collection consists of more than 100 papers presented by students in the oral history and Los Angeles history classes taught by Clark.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of David L. Clark, 1978-83.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], David L. Clark Los Angeles Oral Histories Collection (Collection 2080). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Clark was born in 1945; taught oral history and Los Angeles history at UCLA, UCLA Extension, and California State University, Los Angeles, beginning in 1974; wrote L.A. on foot: a free afternoon (1972), Los Angeles, a city apart: an illustrated history (1981), Avery International Corporation 50-year history, 1935-1985 (1988), and Database design: applications of library cataloging techniques (1991).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of more than 100 papers presented by students in the oral history and Los Angeles history classes taught by Clark at UCLA, UCLA Extension, and California State University, Los Angeles. Papers include The Jewish residency in Boyle Heights, Chouinard Art Institute: its final years, etc.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Clark, David L., 1945- .--Archives.
    Historians--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Universities and colleges--Faculty--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.