Workman, Mary J. (Mary Julia), 1871-1964--Correspondence; Corr, W. E.--Correspondence; Brownson House (Los Angeles, Calif.);
A letter from Mary J. Workman to Fr. William E. Corr, handwritten on two small pieces of paper with the letterhead of the Brownson House, regarding a Mr. Lopez and his work with the boys at the Brownson House. She requests that Mr. Lopez be given...
Community Chest (Los Angeles, Calif.); Alliance of Social Agencies (Los Angeles, Calif.); Council of Social Agencies (Los Angeles, Calif.);
A 3-page, typewritten memo from Mary Stanton to George Wyman identifying and correcting perceived innacuracies in the contents of the History section of a 1962 orientation booklet for the Welfare Planning Council, Los Angeles Region. She notes...
Universities and colleges--Faculty; College students
Note on image verso: "New graduate program--Rev. Albert Koppes, O.Carm., professor and administrator with the LMU Department of Education, teaches graduate course on the humanistic foundation of education in a new university off-campus master's...
Fraternities & sororities--California--Los Angeles; Greek letter societies--California--Los Angeles; Pianos
Three students in Alpha Delta Gamma fraternity t-shirts using sledgehammers to smash a piano to pieces outdoors in front of the Foley Building. A fourth student in fraternity t-shirt holds pieces of the debris. Loyola Marymount's Lambda chapter...
A view of the Southern Pacific Arcade Depot looking towards the southeast. A passenger car is visible at the building's entrance. Four palm and fruit trees, a rose bush and flower beds are visible in the park in the foreground. The passenger...
Bicycles & tricycles; College students; Recreation; Student activities
Two male students compete in a tricycle race sponsored by the Associated Students of Loyola and Marymount. The breakaway group has left the peloton far behind in this LMU Associated Students Charity race near St. Robert's Hall.
Student organizations; Student unions; College students; Student activities
A group of student members of the Associated Students of Loyola and Marymount sits around a table, with more standing in the background. Several students at the tables are raising their hands, as if casting a vote.
A view looking inland toward the Pike. An oriental-style pavilion stands in the foreground, with the Bath House just behind it. Signs along the Pike advertise ice cream, Coca-Cola, and bowling, and the beach is crowded with visitors.
A view of the beach, looking out toward the ocean. There are crowds of beachgoers in the foreground, with the Long Beach pleasure pier in the distance. The Sun Pavilion is visible at the end of the pier.
Drilling contest at Bodie, California; John Black is recorded as the umpire. Participants with drills at bottom-right, around rock. Mine shaft and houses on opposite slope. A copy made in 1952 of original photograph. Title supplied by cataloger.
Business; Contracts for deeds; Water rights--California--Owens Valley; Water rights--California--Owens Valley
To meet the need for water of its growing population, the City of Los Angeles began acquiring water rights in the Owens Valley in 1905. The Los Angeles Aqueduct was completed in 1913 to bring Owens Valley water to the city. During the 1920s, the...
Construction; College campuses--California--Los Angeles
View of the Loyola University campus construction: a cottage with the sign "J. V. McNeil Company Contractors," an automobile, construction equipments, and stacks of lumber around the foundation of a building.