This collection is comprised of the professional papers of sociologist and UCI faculty member Robin M. Williams, Jr. (1914-2006).
Contents include draft manuscripts, conference papers, clippings and ephemera, research notes, reprints and photocopies of
academic articles, correspondence, and the transcript of an oral history interview conducted with Williams in 1969 by Cornell
University Libraries. Materials date from the early years of his career in the late 1930s and early 1940s to his final years
in the mid 2000s.
The following is adapted and excerpted from an obituary written by Williams' daughter, Nancy Elizabeth O’Connor, and UCI colleague
Calvin Morrill, Department of Sociology, 2006:
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The collection is unprocessed. It may contain restricted materials. Please contact the Department of Special Collections and
Archives in advance to request access.