Finding Aid for the Paul Radin Papers, 1940

Processed by Anne Caiger; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Paul Radin Papers, 1940

Collection number: 1250

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Anne Caiger, March 1980
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, June 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paul Radin Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1940
Collection number: 1250
Creator: Radin, Paul, 1883-1959
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Paul Radin (1883-1959) was a field ethnologist at the Geological Survey of Canada specializing in the study of the Winnebago. His publications include Winnebago tales (1910), The Peyote cult of the Winnebago (1913), and Literary aspects of North American mythology (1915). The collection consists of typed, annotated transcripts and translations relating to the book An annotated bibliography of the poems and pamphlets of J.J. Fernández de Lizardi... (1940), edited by Radin.
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

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Restrictions on Access

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

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  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Paul Radin Papers (Collection 1250). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233635 

Biography

Radin was born on April 2, 1883 in Lodz in Russian Poland; came to the U.S. as an infant; BA, College of the City of New York, 1902; Ph.D, Columbia University, 1911; in 1912 became a field ethnologist at the Geological Survey of Canada; became an ethnologist specializing in the study of the Winnebago; publications include Winnebago tales (1910), The Peyote cult of the Winnebago (1913), and Literary aspects of North American mythology (1915); he died on February 21, 1959.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of typed, annotated transcripts and translations relating to the book An annotated bibliography of the poems and pamphlets of J.J. Fernández de Lizardi... (1940), edited by Paul Radin.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Radin, Paul, 1883-1959--Archives.
Fernández de Lizardi, José Joaquín, 1776-1827.
Ethnologists--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Radin, Paul (1883-1959) Papers. 1940

Physical Description: (1 box)

Scope and Content Note

Comprises annotated transcripts and translations relating to the book An annotated bibliography of the poems and pamphlets of J.J. Fernández de Lizardi... P. Radin, editor..., 1940.
[Library copy *F 1203 C12o vol.2., part 1].

Note

Gift of Edwin Kaye.