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Friends of the USC Libraries digital recordings and news clippings
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  • Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Friends of the USC Libraries digital recordings and news clippings
    Creator: Friends of the USC Libraries
    Identifier/Call Number: 5367
    Physical Description: 18.8 Gigabytes 66 computer files
    Date (inclusive): 1965-2021
    Date (inclusive): 1965-1984
    Date: 2013
    Date (inclusive): 2019-2021
    Abstract: Formed in 1953, Friends of the USC Libraries is an organization of people who support USC Libraries, whether it be by way of monetary donations or their commitment through work at the libraries. One of the aims of this organization is to enrich the cultural climate of the Southern California community at large. University Archivist, Claude Zachary, University Archivist, Claude Zachary, digitized the recordings from June to August 2020 with the exception of the Mae West recordings, done in May 2019, and the Art Buchwald recordings, done in August 2013. The news clippings were downloaded from the Digital Library and the ProQuest LA Times Historic Newspaper collection. Friends of the USC Libraries digital recordings and news clippings holds audio recordings of events, one still image of Candy Frances and Chris Bergen at a Friends of the USC Libraries event, and PDF files and Word documents of news clippings from the Los Angeles Times and Daily Trojan. This is an ongoing collection
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    Formed in 1953, Friends of the USC Libraries is an organization of people who support USC Libraries, whether it be by way of monetary donations or their commitment through work at the libraries. One of the aims of this organization is to enrich the cultural climate of the Southern California community at large.
    University Archivist, Claude Zachary, digitized the recordings from June to August 2020 with the exception of the Mae West recordings, done in May 2019, and the Art Buchwald recordings, done in August 2013. The news clippings were downloaded from the Digital Library and the ProQuest LA Times Historic Newspaper collection.
    Friends of the USC Libraries digital recordings and news clippings holds audio recordings of events, one still image of Candy Frances and Chris Bergen at a Friends of the USC Libraries event, and PDF files and Word documents of news clippings from the Los Angeles Times and Daily Trojan. This is an ongoing collection

    Conditions Governing Access

    The materials described in this finding aid are digital computer files. The files are saved in the USC Digital Repository and are not publicly accessible online. Researchers wishing to request access should email specol@usc.edu.

    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 no. or item name], Friends of the USC Libraries digital recordings and news clippings, Collection no. 5367, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    The original audio tapes of the recordings in this collection were digitized during the summer of 2020. Claude Zachary, University Archivist, helped collect the related news clippings included in the collection from the USC Digital Library and the ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Los Angeles Times database. Description of the collection in ArchivesSpace began in 2021.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Lectures and lecturing -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
    Libraries -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
    Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Newspaper clippings
    Sound recordings
    Friends of the USC Libraries -- Archives