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This collection consists of materials pertaining to Alma Flor Ada and her methods of teaching. Included are selected lesson plans, teaching materials, written works by Alma Flor Ada, a selection of papers by three of her students, photographs, misc. ephemera...
This collection consists of letters written by Noel Adams to his wife, November 1945.
A collection of specimens of California die-cut printing.
This archive is a collection of the records of the Orange County American-Italian Renaissance Foundation Lodge (OCAIRF) and other related material.
This collection contains a large number of bookplates and publications dealing with the study and collection of bookplates compiled by Audrey Arellanes.
This collection consists of letters written to Roberta Armor, by friends and family, from 1943 to 1946.
This collection contains, sketches, miscellaneous military realia, personal correspondence and a series of thank you letters written to Asher to and from Lila Oliver Asher.
This collection contains 10 holograph letters ranging from April to October 1864 written by H. Austin to his wife Susan Austin during the American Civil War.
This collection contains correspondence written by Corporal Jay L. Baggett, United States Army to his mother, Mrs. Sidney Baggett, and family during the Second World War. Also included are a photograph, a yearbook, and a Christmas menu.
This collection contains the correspondence of Private First Class Maurice Edwin Becker, United States Army to his mother and father during the Second World War.
This collection consists of letters written by Laun Bee to his family, August 1918.
This collection contains 600 correspondence between Jack P. Bell and Evabel Bell during World War Two. Jack P. Bell was a private with the 78th Signal Company, 78th Infantry Division of the United States Army, drafted in late 1942 and...
Correspondence and photographs of Sergeant Allen Benedict of his time serving in the 47th Regiment T.C. in the U.S. Army during World War One.
This collection consists of letters written to Harry A. Berger, by friends and family, from 1938 to 1947. Also included in this collection is one a small photograph of Harry A. Berger, some miscellaneous ephemera and one copy of Yank...
This collection contains correspondence written by Jeanne Blackburn to her boyfriend, serviceman (rank unknown) Paul Gunnison (branch of service unknown), during the Second World War.
Photos of the Rancho Los Alamitos area.
Letters written by both Betty and Walter Boadway while Lieutenant Walter Boadway was stationed abroad at the 8th Aviation Instruction Center in Italy, and later in Paris, France during World War One.
This collection consists of one photo album of First World War memoribilia collected by Frank F. Bodler.
The Boisjoly collection covers Roger Boisjoly's involvement in the NASA Challenger accident. Besides copies of his congressional testimony there are copies of testimony from other participants as well as the complete report made by the committee. Along with this material...
Approximately 275 correspondence written by Donald Booth, a Chapman University Professor, to his parents and younger brother during his enlistment during the Korean War, 1950-1953.
This collection the research materials and notes of Louise Booth, a local Orange County historian.
This collection contains two correspondence written by Private Stanislaus Borkowski, United States Army to his family while serving in the American Expeditionary Force during the First World War.
This collection contains correspondence written by Captain Allen Marston Boyden, USA, and his family members, during the Second World War.
This collection contains correspondence written by Corporal Roy Albert Bradt, United States Army to his girlfriend, Gladys Davidson, while part of the American Expeditionary Forces during the First World War. Also included is a one page biography of Cpl. Bradt.
Two letters, one v-mail, and one postcard written by Raymond Joseph Briese. All documents are originals.
This collection consists of materials related to Earl Brink’s travelogue productions, including his travel notes, still photographs from his travel movies, brochures and ephemera, his letters, contracts, and agreements.
Letters and documents pertaining to Angelus T. Burch, an Officer with the U.S. Army during WWI.
Photocopies of three World War Two-inspired poems written by Roger John Caldart.
This archive contains the operating records of the California Academic and Research Libraries Association (CARL) .
Huell Howser was a broadcast journalist and television host most widely known for his television series, , which ran on various California public television stations from 1991 through 2012. Originally from Tennessee, Howser arrived in Los Angeles in 1981, began...
Memorial items created to honor the passing of Huell Howser.
This collection consists of letters written by Randolph Orville Carver to his mother and sister, from July 1917 to February 1918. The remaining miscellaneous ephemera include various naval orders, documents informing the family of his death, newspaper clippings, and one...
A collection of ephemera related to tourism, farming, and the citrus industry in early 20th century California.
This collection contains a various assortment of action figures, books, set-related ephemera, awards won by the show, glassware, concept art, production stills, pictures, photos, statues, trading cards, two video games, all related to Babylon 5, including the entire series on...
This collection contains correspondence written by Gary George Cotter, John Thomas Cotter, George Joseph Cotter Jr., and Lawrence (Larry) Jerome Cotter to their parents and siblings during the Vietnam War.
This collection contains multiple letters from Elmo Culbert writing to his wife in Salt Lake City, Utah, during World War One. A large majority of the letters were of Culbert expressing his feelings for his wife and how much he...
This collection contains V-mail written by Corporal Wes Davidson, United States Army, to his sweetheart, Peggy Smith, during the Second World War.
This collection consists of Sergio de Benedetti’s typed manuscript of “Memoirs of an Antifascist”, as well as various documents related to publication.
This collection contains correspondence between Private First Class Joseph DeHaan, United States Army, and Dorothy Page during the Korean War as well as photographs and other documents.
This is a small collection of Chapman University faculty member Paul Delp's writings along with a copy of the program from his memorial service.
This collection contains correspondence written by Franz DeVault to his family during the Second World War.
This collection contains 1 correspondence written by Lt. Anthony Dolgiela to his friend, Joe J. Leniant. This was Dolgiela's last letter, dated February 10, 1945 just 6 days before he was killed during a bombing raid in Regensburg, Germany on...
This collection consists of original correspondence from Lieutenant Senior Grade Richard N. Doolittle, United States Navy to his wife, Ruth Doolittle, during the Second World War, as well as various correspondence to the Doolittles before the war began and some...
This collection contains mountaineering equipment donated by President James L. Doti.
This collection contains one letter written by Union serviceman (rank unknown) Nathaniel E. Douglas to his wife, Mariah E. Douglas, during the Civil War.
Correspondence of Charles W. Earley sent during WWI to Mary A. Clancy during his time in the U.S. Army in France. The correspondence are originals.
Correspondence to and from Private Charles Eggeling, 111th Machine Gun Batallion, during his service in France as part of the American Expeditionary Force, 1918-1919. Also included in this collection are military documents, photographs, and ephemera from his time in France.
This collection contains correspondence and newspaper clippings from Corporal Daryl Eigen, USMC.
This collection consists of letters written by Sgt. Clyde D. Eoff to his mother, sisters, and father, from 1917 to 1942. Also included in this collection are photographs, postcards, and miscellaneous ephemera.
One tape of Edward Farnham's niece saying a blessing and one picture frame containing Frank Mt. Pleasant for the dedication of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives.
This collection contains correspondence between Sergeant Dwight Fee, United States Army and wife Lucille Fee, during his service with the United States Army, during World War One.
This collection contains correspondence by William "Bill" Fee PFC (privite first class) and his parents, Dwight and Lucille Fee, during his service with the United States Army, 11th Armored Division, during World War II.
This collection contains correspondence written to Blanche Foster from ten different American soldiers during World War Two.
This collection contains a few of the records concerning the operation of the archives of The Paulo and Nita Freire Project.
To be continued...
This collection contains letters written by Sergeant Edwin G. Frick, USA during the First World War.
This collection consists of 108 letters from David Friedman to his parents covering the period: September 1916 to November 1918. Friedman was a pharmacist who served in the United States Army and fought overseas in France during World War One....
The Milton Friedman Collection consists of awards and certificates, honorary degrees, and doctoral hoods. A handwritten manuscript by Friedman is housed. Also included are obituraries of both Milton and his wife, Rose Friedman.
This collection contains a bound booklet of 33 photocopied letters between Lt. Robert Fugate and his parents. Fugate served in the Phillipines, surviving Bataan and a P.O.W. camp before being killed in a Manila Bay bombing.
Six letters written by various authors pertaining to the publication of the book "The German Army in the Field, March 1915" which was compiled by the General Staff of the War Office, London 1915(?).
One letter written and signed "E.G." from Flogny, France, Friday February 22, 1919.
This collection contains correspondence written by Second Lieutenant Harold J. Glickman to his sister, Frances Glickman Schweitzer, and mother, Leah Glickman, from the South Pacific during the Second World War. Also included are two photographs of Lt. Glickman and his...
Two Letters and one memo of Loretta Golino, who worked at Norris Stamping and Maunfacturing in Los Angeles during World War Two.
This collection contains correspondence written by George Hall (U.S. Army) to Lorraine "Lorry" Natzke from 1943 to 1945. This collection also contains one photograph of Hall dated January 1944, signed "With love George" and correspondence from the Verteran's Administration dated...
This collection consists of digital and analog recordings of performances by the William Hall Master Chorale of Orange County, 1956-2002. Along with the recordings there are also a number of scrapbooks documenting the performances.
This collection contains one letter written by Roger W. Haller to his mother during the Iraq War.
This collection contains one postcard written by D.O. Hamilton [rank and branch of service unknown] to Gilbert Troxell during the First World War.
This collection contains correspondence and records relating to Sgt. William S. Harker. According to information provided by the donor, Harker was a medic in the Army Air Corps during World War II.
This collection contains letters from Sgt. Robert Rockway and "Eddie" (no last name) to Hagar Hartman, as well as a single letter from J.M. Martin to "Trudy."
This collection consists of some coins, national and commemorative, including a Union Pacific "Lucky Piece", and adocument granting land to refugees of Canada and Nova Scotia signed by Thomas Jefferson and granting 366 acres to John Paskell in the "Chilicotha"...
Correspondence and records relating to Elmer and Carl Heinton, dated 1909-1919. Elmer E. Heinton served with the U.S. Army during WWI.
This collection consists of books, articles, papers and doctoral dissertation of psychologist, Steven J. Hendlin, PhD.
This collection contains four letters from different authors written to the Herrington family during and after the Civil War.
This collection contains correspondence written by numerous authors sent to Ruth Hoffman during the Second World War. Also included are photos and other documents.
This collection contains correspondence written between Chaplain (Colonel) William B. Hood, United States Army Air Force and members of his family and friends during the Second World War. Also included are postcards, forms, pamphlets and newspapers, documents, a short biography,...
This collection contains early 20th century foreign bank notes.
This collection contains one letter, written by 1st Lieutenant Lawrence Emanuel Houck II. Houck was a marine on tour in Vietnam from February 27, 1968 to February 4, 1969, when he was killed in a helicopter crash.
Huell Howser was a broadcast journalist and television host most widely known for his television series, , which ran on various California public television stations from 1991 through 2012. The collection consists of clippings, photographs, personal and professional correspondence, press...
A collection of letters and personal realia from 2nd Lieutenant Alfred Bergen Hutchinson (1840-1921) and his brother-in-law, Captain Henry Harrison Woolsey (1836-1864), who both served in Company E of the New Jersey 5th Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the American Civil...
A scrapbook documenting the protest of the dropping of the nuclear weapons on Japan during World War II by a San Francisco preacher during the war.
The collection consists of Chapman University Professor Emeritus Frederic J. Kakis' pubished articles, regalia and some material related to his career at Chapman University.
This collection contains one correspondence, written by a young girl named Katy and sent to her uncle in boot camp [the donor suspects that this was during World War Two].
This collection contains letters, photographs and and photocopied correspondence from Lieutenant Colonel Louis E. Kearney, USAF.
This collection contains correspondence written Edward T. Kelly to his family during the Second World War.
This collection contains the academic papers of pedagogy theorist Joe Lyons Kincheloe, (December 14, 1950 – December 19, 2008).
This collection contains three letters written by Pvt. Richard C. Kinder to his mother, Abigail Kinder. This collection also contains a brief history of Richard Kinder and a transcription of the original letters.
This collection contains one booklet titled "A Bolt from the Blue" owned by Victor Eugene Koerper.
This collection contains three correspondence by Sgt. Jack B. Kotok.
This collection contains correspondence from Private Frank Kress United States Army to his wife, Josephine Marchildon.
This collection contains 2 letters written by William Weston Lasswell....
This collection consists of 1 letter by Philip A. Lathrap.
The Frances Fay Brunstein Papers consist of personal papers of Frances Fay Brunstein Levine who traveled extensively as an economist for the United States government in the 1950's. The papers include Frances' own writings and correspondence, travel brochures from her...
This collection contains correspondence written to Ray Claude Lobdell from his mother, Mrs. H.M. Lobdell, during World War Two. A series of completed military test sheets was also included with the correspondence.
This collection consists of material donated by the Los Angeles Law Library from their "Mendez to Brown" celebration from 2004.
This collection contains of material donated by Professor Mike Madrid, Ph.D., Education Director at Chapman University, and consists of material that is related to the Mendez et al. v. Westminster et al. civil rights trial.
This collection consists of a number of videotapes and some text material collected by Professor Mark Maier that deals with the NASA Challenger disaster and its aftermath.
This collection contains correspondence from John K. Manley to his mother, Elizabeth Manley, during and after the Second World War.
This collection contains photocopied letters from William M. McIntyre (USAAF), June 1944 through December 1944.
This collection contains written correspondence from Edward and Frances McQuade, while serving with the American Expeditionary Forces during World War One.
This collection contains 1 letter written by Mathew J. Misiur, during the Second World War.
This collection contains letters written by George Moraitis (USAF) to Stephanie and Catherine Palazzo, during the first Gulf War (1990-91).
This collection contains (3) three letters form "Henry" an unknown member of the British Legation, from Sept. 1946 - Feb. 1947.
Letters written by Larry Waggoner (3rd Force Recon) and Paul Sweet (sailor, USS Canopus (AS-34)) to Carol Nelson from key combat areas during the Vietnam War, 1968-1969.
This collections consists of 570 correspondence between Lieutenant John G. Newitt, United States Army and his wife Elizabeth, as well as correspondence to his aunts and miscellaneous correspondence to and from Lt. Newitt during the Second World War.
This collection consists of 1 carbon copy letter from Bob [no last name] (USMM) to his family, during World War II.
This collection contains correspondence written by Torpedoman's Mate Third Class Henry Nowak, United States Navy to his wife, Florence Nowak, during the Second World War. The collection also contains a CD with photographs and transcriptions.
A collection of musical arrangements owned and used by entertainer Donald O'Connor for the production of television shows including "The Donald O'Connor Show" (two separate variety and concert shows of the same name that ran in both the 1950s and...
This collection consist of five scrapbooks chronicling the career of Congressman John J. O’Connor (D) of New York. Also included is biographic information on Basil O’Connor, who worked with President Roosevelt in the fight against polio.
One hand-drawn cartoon, WW II era by Robert "Snuffy" O'Neil.
These papers contain extensive material relating to the productions and operation of the Opera Pacific theater group that operated in Orange County from 1962 until 2008
The Ovieda/Murphy Papers consist of some personal correspondence and documents of Cora Ovieda, photographs of her parents, class photos and of her sister Isabel Ayala who was a witness in the Mendez trial.
The academic papers of Professor Peter McLaren (b. 1948) with a concentration on his publications.
This collection contains correspondence and ephemera of Dominic F. Politeo during and after the First World War.
This is a small collection of papers from Roy G. Post that covers his work in the atomic energy industry.
A collection of film posters from multiple genres, spanning the latter half of the 20th century.
22 Japanese propaganda posters from the 1930s and the Japanese occupation of Manchuria.
This collection contains four manuscripts, including a dictionary and ethnography of the Kikuyu, hundreds of images and slides, East African missionary pamphlets and various papers relating to the life of Jesse and Carrie Raynor who were missionaries in Kenya with...
Letters written to Maria Reece during WWI by Pvt. Clarence [last name] of the 145th Infantry. The letters are originals.
This collection contains two postcards; one from Frank Kitchen, circa 1919, to his mother notifying her of his return home with simply "On the way, Frank" and a second postcard from Frank Ricapito making the same statement to his mother...
26 letters written by Alfred Robinson to his mother and family in Tennessee while he was stationed in France during WWI. The letters are originals. The collection includes letters written in 1924 from Los Angeles.
This collection contains personal correspondence written to Patrice Rowe, from Corporal W.S. “Stan” Temple, USMC, and Photographer's Mate Second Class, Michael “Mike” Hammon, USN, during the Vietnam War.
This collection contains 3 letters by Mack Hobart Royal to his family back home in Fort Worth, Texas. Royal served in the U.S. Expeditionary Forces, 3rd Army, Battalion 7, 75th Artillery. Royal was born June 10, 1896 in Iredell, Texas....
This collection contains letters written by Captain James Broderick Safford (1842-1930) to his father James M. Safford, during the American Civil War. The bulk of these letters cover Safford's time in the 54th Indiana Infantry regiment, from 1863 untill 1864.
This collection contains 19 letters written to Captain Louis Saffores and his wife Marge, from enlisted men who had served under his command, during World War two. This collection also contains two photographs, a small Japanese flag and various postcards...
53 Letters, 14 photos, and a newspaper article pertaining to Cpl. Joseph W. Sammarco during his tour of duty in the Korean War 1950-1951. Sammarco was a member of the 37th Field Artillery battery of the U.S. Army. All materials...
This collection contains one scrapbook of newspaper columns written by Waldemar Scherer and correspondence to his son Richard.
This collection contains 11 pieces of correspondence, authored by three different soldiers, writing to Lenore Schwartz during World War Two.
This is a collection of 34 letters from Albert Schweitzer to his friend, Alice Ehlers from 1928 to 1965. The letters discuss the mutual interest of Schweitzer and Ehlers in music, specifically the harpsichord and the organ.
This collection contains letters correspondence written to Air Force Sgt. Harry Scotidas and Mary Mantos by family and friends during the Second World War.
The Laura Scudder Papers consists of personal and business material relating to businesswoman Laura Scudder and her company.
A small archive of letters, ephemera, speeches, newspaper articles and personal documents from Therese Walling Seabrook. Seabrook was very active in the women's suffrage movement in the late 19th and early 20th century as well as the temperance movement, being...
This collection contains a series of photocopied letters written by Adeline "Sue" Seifert to her husband Glen D. McClure.
This collection contains papers and realia of Lowell R. Sigler (1915-1998), who served with the 380th MP Battalion, during World War II.
This collection consists of correspondence to and from Captain Christopher Smith, United States Army during the Second World War. The collection also includes photographs and ephemera, as well as a code key letter written at the time for the family...
The Vernon L. Smith Papers consist of books from Vernon Smith's personal library (located in the Vernon L. Smith Reading Alcove, 2nd floor Leatherby Libraries), a number of honorary degrees, plaques, and awards given to Smith by various institutions as...
4 page hand written letter written by Walter Edward Smith to his wife, Shirley Boone Smith, while aboard the USS Platte A.O. 24.
This is a small collection of Glady's Eileen Sparks' papers related to her two years in the United States Coast Guard (Women's) Reserve from 1944-1946 and her college career before that at the University of Illinois. This collection primarilty includes...
This collection contains images of the moon's surface, as well as information dealing with the NASA lunar landings. Of interest is one clay impression of a Sumerian cylinder seal.
A collection of film posters spanning the latter half of the 20th century and featuring multiple genres.
A political cartoon by artist Cloyd Sweigert.
This collection contains one letter written by Jack E. Telling to Mary S. Brookes while he was serving in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War....
This collection contains sheet music, mini scores and books from the personal collection of violinist and conductor Henri Temianka.
Finding Aid for The Ralph L. Tomlinson Toy Collection.
This collection consists of one letter from Alan Tompkins, USN, to his family, dated May 21, 1967.
This collection consists of one letter from Alan Tompkins, USN, to his family, dated May 21, 1967.
This collection contains correspondence from three soldiers, writing to a woman named Myrtle Tracy, during World War Two.
This collection contains correspondence written by Sergeant George V. Tudor, United States Marine Corps Reserve during the Second World War. The collection also contains postmortem correspondence and other papers.
Photographs from the United Press International Los Angeles stock photo office. Coverage is approximately 1930-1978 with the bulk of the photographs 1969-1977.
This collection consists of original and photopied correspondence between Sergeant Nick G. Vasos, United States Army and his family during the Second World War. The collection also includes supplementary material such as a biographical video disc, photos, and draft and...
This collection contains correspondence written both to and from United States Navy Yeoman Third Class William Vasos and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera.
One photocopy of a correspondence written by Lieutenant Hal Worth Walker. The letter is written to Harriette and appears to be about the birth of his son, which he missed.
This collection contains 256 correspondence from Cletus O. Ward written during his WWII tour in the U.S. Army from 1941-1945. There are also three CDs containing scans of his letters and photographs.
This collection contains one letter written by John A. Webb to friends and family during the Korean War
This collection consists of 39 pamphlets, two mission programs, three books, 15 bookplates, 12 blanks forms of corresponence, and two newspaper article clippings written or printed by Rev. Francis J. Weber.
This collection contains letters and greeting cards from PVT. William F. Wheatley USA to his sister, Margaret Opal Wheatley during the First World War.
This collection contains letters received by Gary Whiteley from Sgt. Robert J. Gendaszek of the 2nd squad of Fox company, first platoon, 5th Regimental Combat Team, and from Pfc. John Horner of Headquarters company, second battalion, 5th Regimental Combat Team....
The Wickett Family Collection contains Chapman and Wickett family memorabilia, realia, and ephemera from the early 20th century onward. It includes, among other things, items acquired from the family's international travels, including musical items, artistic items, textiles, 8mm and 16...
This collection contains video recordings of the Mardi Gras Indians recorded by Finn Wilhelmsen. Topics include the Mardi Gras Indian's history, society and practices. Filmed by Finn Wilhelmsen beginning in 1986 and ending in 2004.
To be continued...
This collection consists of photocopied articles, correspondance and ephemera related to the 40th anniversary of the Battle of Hatten-Rittershoffen, and a hard-bound book titled "La Bataille De Hatten Rittershoffen."
Two loose bookplates from the 18th century.