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  • Title: Ludwig Marcuse papers
    Collection number: 0209
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 16.0 Linear feet 16 boxes
    Date (bulk): Bulk, 1933-1950
    Date (inclusive): 1925-1984
    Abstract: This collection includes personal and business correspondence, manuscripts and published articles, and personal documents and photographs, and pencil drawings dating from Marcuse's years in France, 1933-1940 and Los Angeles, 1940-1950.
    creator: Marcuse, Ludwig, 1894-1971

    Conditions Governing Access

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

    Conditions Governing Use

    The collection contains published materials; researchers are reminded of the copyright restrictions imposed by publishers on reusing their articles and parts of books. It is the responsibility of researchers to acquire permission from publishers when reusing such materials. The copyright to unpublished materials belongs to the heirs of the writers. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ludwig Marcuse papers, Collection no. 0209, Feuchtwanger Memorial Library, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California


    The papers are arranged by type of material: Box 1A contains correspondence A-J. Box 1B contains correspondence K-Z. Readers' Reactions to Marcuse's books and articles, Birthday Greetings, Liebesbriefe, and Unidentifiable Correspondence BOX 2A: Book reviews A-N BOX 2B: Book and lecture reviews O-Z BOX 3A: Essays and outlines A-G BOX 3B: Essays and outlines H-M BOX 3C: Essays and outlines N-Z BOX 3D: Unidentifiable essays, notes and outlines (small box) BOX 4A: Articles by Marcuse A-M BOX 4B: Articles by Marcuse N-Z Also at back of box: Theater Reviews and Book Reviews BOX 5A: Newspaper Articles in Marcuse's Collection (Not By Marcuse) BOX 6A: Autobiographical and Biographical Manuscripts, Interviews With Marcuse and Pictures in Various Periodicals BOX 7A: Radio Broadcasts By and About Marcuse BOX 8A (small box): Marcuse's Personal Items (diaries, Datebooks, Phonebooks, etc) BOX 9A (small box): Marcuse Photos and Postcards BOX 10A: Documents of Marcuse's Colleagues, Relatives and Friends

    Processing information

    Original inventory compiled by Maruta Taube.

    Scope and Content

    Collection includes personal and business correspondence, manuscripts and published articles, and personal documents and photographs, and pencil drawings dating from Marcuse's years in France, 1933-1940 and Los Angeles, 1940-1950.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956 -- Archives
    Feuchtwanger, Marta -- Archives
    Frank, Liesl -- Archives
    Jewish Club of 1933. -- Archives
    Kesten, Hermann, 1900-1996 -- Archives
    Knef, Hildegard, 1925-2002 -- Archives
    Mahler, Alma, 1879-1964 -- Archives
    Mann, Heinrich, 1871-1950 -- Archives
    Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 -- Archives
    Marcuse, Ludwig, 1894-1971 -- Archives
    Neumann, Robert -- Archives
    Sascha, Marcuse -- Archives
    Von Hofe, Harold, 1912-2011 -- Archives
    Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962 -- Archives
    Wedekind, Kadidja -- Archives
    Zweig, Arnold, 1887-1968 -- Archives
    Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942 -- Archives
    Authors, German--20th century--Biography--Archival resources
    California, Southern--Emigration and immigration--Archival resources
    Exiles' writings, German--California--Archival resources
    Exiles--Germany--History--20th century--Archival resources
    Exiles--United States--History--20th century--Archival resources
    Germany--Emigration and immigration--History--1933-1945--Archival resources
    Jewish refugees--California, Southern--Archival resources
    Jewish refugees--Europe--20th century--Archival resources
    Jews, German--California, Southern--Archival resources
    Jews--California--Los Angeles--20th century--Archival resources
    Philosophers--20th century--Biography
    Philosophers--Germany--Archival resources
    Philosophers--United States--Archival resources
    World War, 1939-1945--Archival resources