Finding aid for the Desmond's Department Store megaphone 5078

Sarah Jardini for History Associates Incorporated
USC Libraries Special Collections
2022 March
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California 90089-0189

Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Title: Desmond's Department Store megaphone
Creator: Desmond's. (Department Store)
Identifier/Call Number: 5078
Physical Description: 0.65 Linear Feet 1 box
Date (inclusive): c. 1970s
Abstract: This collection is made up of one megaphone.
Language of Material: English.
Container: 1

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one megaphone with "Desmond's" printed on the outside in USC colors.

Biographical / Historical

Desmond's was a Los Angeles-based department store which began as a hat shop in 1862 and expanded into multiple locations. The department store went out of business in 1981.

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Rights Statement for Archival Description

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Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Department of Special Collections at 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 no. or item name], Desmond's Department Store megaphone, Collection no. 5078, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

Processing Information

Collection is fully processed.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Universities and colleges
Department stores
Desmond's. (Department Store) -- Archives
University of Southern California