Finding Aid for the Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1700-1899

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2004
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1700-1899

Collection number: 1148

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé, May 2004
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, June 2004
© 2004 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1700-1899
Collection number: 1148
Extent: 32 boxes (16 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department 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

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1970.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts (Collection 1148). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233978 

Scope and Content

Collection consists of Arabic manuscripts, dealing with philosophy, logic, mathematics, astronomy, astrology, Islamic theology, etc. The entire collection is in Arabic.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Manuscripts--Arab countries.


Container List

Box 1

Manuscript no.1.

Box 2

Manuscript no.2-3.

Box 3

Manuscript no.4-7.

Box 4

Manuscript no.8-10.

Box 5

Manuscript no.11-13.

Box 6

Manuscript no.14-19.

Box 7

Manuscript no.20-25.

Box 8

Manuscript no.26-30.

Box 9

Manuscript no.31-34.

Box 10

Manuscript no.35-41.

Box 11

Manuscript no.42-44.

Box 12

Manuscript no.45-50.

Box 13

Manuscript no.51-61.

Box 14

Manuscript no.62-71.

Box 15

Manuscript no.72-76.

Box 16

Manuscript no.77-85.

Box 17

Manuscript no.86-97.

Box 18

Manuscript no.98-105.

Box 19

Manuscript no.106-112.

Box 20

Manuscript no.113-124.

Box 21

Manuscript no.125-135.

Box 22

Manuscript no.136-147.

Box 23

Manuscript no.148-160.

Box 24

Manuscript no.161-179.

Box 25

Manuscript no.180-193.

Box 26

Manuscript no.194-208.

Box 27

Manuscript no.209-220.

Box 28

Manuscript no.221-227.

Boxes 29-32

Unnumbered manuscripts.