INVENTORY OF THE 1932 OLYMPICS EXHIBIT COLLECTION, 1932, 1984

Finding aid prepared by Jennifer Allan Goldman
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Archives & Special Collections
University Library, Room G-145
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, California 90747
Phone: (310) 243-3895
URL: http://archives.csudh.edu/
©2006


Descriptive Summary

Title: 1932 Olympics Exhibit Collection
Dates: 1932, 1984
Collection Number: Consult repository.
Creator: California State University, Dominguez Hills
Extent: 1 box .5 linear ft
Repository: California State University, Dominguez Hills Archives and Special Collections
Archives & Special Collection
University Library, Room G-145
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, California 90747
Phone: (310) 243-3013
URL: http://archives.csudh.edu/
Abstract: Photographs and program copies of the 1932 Summer Olympics; labels for CSUDH Archives exhibit created in 1984.
Language: Collection material is in English

Administration Information

Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Archives and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical materials and not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Title of item], 1932 Olympics Exhibit Collection, Courtesy of the Department of Archives and Special Collections. University Library. California State University, Dominguez Hills

History

In 1984, Los Angeles hosted the Games of the XXIII Olympiad and the cycling events were held at the velodrome on the campus of CSU Dominguez Hills. To celebrate the games and the participation of CSUDH, the Department of Archives and Special Collections put together an exhibit of photographs and documents from the first time Los Angeles hosted the Olympic Games - the Games of the X Olympiad in 1932.

Scope and Content

The collection includes photographs, some mounted; copied programs from the 1932 Olympic Games; and labels used in the exhibit. Also, oversized map of Olympic events, including schedule and entrance fees.

Indexing Terms

Subjects

Olympic Games (10th : 1932 : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic Games (23rd : 1984 : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Olympic Games (10th : 1932 : Los Angeles, Calif.) Maps.

Geographc Locations

Los Angeles (Calif.)


Container List

Folder 1

Labels and 1932 program copies 1984

Folder 2

Photographs of cyclists and bicycle advertisement 1932

Folder 3

Photographs of rowing, lacrosse, swimming, relay; also an aerial of the Los Angeles Colesium during a major event and publicity photos 1932

 

Encapsulated map showing event locations, with schedules and entrance fees (in map case 2, drawer 9) 1932