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Inventory of the University of Southern California Davis School of Gerontology records 0274
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  • Preferred Citation
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Acquisition
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Scope and Content

  • Title: University of Southern California Davis School of Gerontology records
    Collection number: 0274
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 6.0 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1964-1987
    Abstract: The USC Davis School of Gerontology records chronicle the development of Genrontology at USC, 1964-1987. Erected as a tribute to Ethel Percy Andrus, the Andrus Gerontology Center is committed to understanding aging and preparing professionals to work in an aging society. Founded in 1975, the Davis School is the nation's first professional School of Gerontology. With its own faculty representing various disciplines, the School is able to offer students a wide range of scientific and professional Gerontology courses.
    creator: Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center. Leonard Davis School of Gerontology. -- Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], University of Southern California Davis School of Gerontology records, Collection no. 0274, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Conditions Governing Access

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

    Acquisition

    Boxes 1-5 received December 14, 1987; box received July 8, 1988.

    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.

    Scope and Content

    The USC Davis School of Gerontology records consist of reports, contracts, guidelines, plans, grant applications, publicity, and publications, 1964-1987, that chronicle the development of Genrontology at USC . Erected as a tribute to Ethel Percy Andrus, the Andrus Gerontology Center is commited to understanding aging and preparing professionals to work in an aging society. Founded in 1975, the Leonard Davis School is the nation's first professional School of Gerontology. With its own faculty representing various disciplines, the School is able to offer students a wide range of scientific and professional Gerontology courses.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Brochures
    Gerontology--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
    Gerontology--Study and teaching--Archival resources
    Legal instruments
    Printed ephemera
    Publications
    Reports