Guide to the Carobeth Laird papers

Finding aid prepared by Special Collections & Archives staff.

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University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Carobeth Laird papers
Collection Number: 109
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Extent: 9.0 linear feet (10 document boxes, 1 half-size document box, 3 record storage boxes)
Date: circa 1900-1983
Languages: The collection is in English.
Abstract: This collection contains manuscripts, press clippings, and other material regarding the research of Carobeth Laird, author of The Chemehuevis as well as a noted anthropologist and linguistics specialist. Material regarding American linguist and ethnologist, John Peabody Harrington, to whom she was married for several years, is also included.
Creator: Laird, Carobeth, 1895-1983

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Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item]. Carobeth Laird papers, Collection 109. University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Processing History

This collection is not fully processed.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains manuscripts, press clippings, and other material regarding the research of Carobeth Laird, author of The Chemehuevis as well as a noted anthropologist and linguistics specialist. Material regarding American linguist and ethnologist, John Peabody Harrington, to whom she was married for several years, is also included.

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Harrington, John Peabody
Laird, Carobeth, 1895-1983
Chemehuevi Indians.
Clippings (information artifacts).
Ethnology.
Manuscripts.