Finding aid for the Ersey O'Brien scrapbooks 7008

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein
USC Libraries Special Collections
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu
2014 March


Title: Ersey O'Brien scrapbooks
Collection number: 7008
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 2.0 Linear feet 1 box
Date: 1950s-1980s
Abstract: The Ersey O'Brien scrapbooks consists of two ledger format spiral binders containing green bar computer paper that has been repurposed as scrapbook pages. The scrapbooks, one entitled "My friends" and the other "High School Memories," contain clippings and printed ephemera that document the activities of Jefferson High School alumni in Los Angeles from the 1950s through the 1980s.
creator: O'Brien, Ersey

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Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Ersey O'Brien scrapbooks, Collection no. 7008, Regional History Collection, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Scope and Content

The Ersey O'Brien scrapbooks consists of two ledger format spiral binders containing green bar computer paper that has been repurposed as scrapbook pages. The scrapbooks, one entitled "My friends" and the other "High School Memories," contain clippings and printed ephemera that document the activities of Jefferson High School alumni in Los Angeles from the 1950s through the 1980s.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Jefferson High School (Los Angeles, Calif.). -- Alumni and alumnae
O'Brien, Ersey -- Archives
African Americans--California--Los Angeles--History--20th century--Archival resources
Los Angeles (Calif.)--History--20th century--Archival resources
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social life and customs--20th century--Archival resources
Scrapbooks