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Finding Aid for the Minasian Collection of Armenian Material, ca. 1800-1968
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Minasian Collection of Armenian Material,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1800-1968
    Collection number: 1632
    Extent: 22 boxes (11 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Minasian Collection of Armenian Material (Collection 1632). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of some 95 manuscripts, including records of business correspondence, account books, local histories, folklore, dictionaries, commentaries, statistical information (particularly in Armenian communities in India), and archival papers, including correspondence, business papers, encyclicals, government edicts, photographs, and other materials concerned with the Iranian-Armenian and Indian-Armenian communities. The entire collection is in Armenian.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Armenians--Iran--Archival resources.
    Armenians--India--Archival resources.

    Related Material

    • Minasian Collection of Armenian Manuscripts (Collection 1147). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
    • Minasian Collection of Armenian Printed Books (Collection 1686). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
    • Collection of Armenian Manuscripts (Collection 2089). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.