Conversion of Henrique Gilte This piece from USC Libraries’ special collections documents the conversion of Henrique Gilte, who gave up the Protestant faith of his parents for Roman Catholicism at California’s Mission Santa Clara in 1839 | PHOTO BY PAULA GOLDMAN AND PROVIDED COURTESY OF USC LIBRARY ARCHIVES Hands-On History

Students Immerse Themselves in the Past to Uncover Untold Stories

From traveling abroad to digging through treasures, USC undergraduates go beyond the book to interpret history.

13 min readHumanities, History, Libraries, Student Life