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PRIDE Collection tracks inception of The Advocate
Established in 1966, the Personal Rights in Defense and Education group set out to combat police harassment of homosexuals and provide a social outlet for gay men in Los Angeles.
In Memoriam: Charles Ritcheson, 86
Charles Ray Ritcheson, USC University Librarian Emeritus and Colin Rhys Lovell Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History, died Dec. 8 at his home in Washington, D.C. He was 86.
Rubén Salazar Archives Placed in USC Libraries
The family of the late journalist Rubén Salazar has donated his archives to the USC Libraries. The collection – a gift from Salazar’s children Lisa Salazar Johnson, Stephanie Salazar Cook and John Salazar – includes personal and professional artifacts that document Salazar’s life from his birth in Mexico to his 1970 death in Los Angeles.