Finding Aid for the Otto Maull Papers, 1910-1930

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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
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Otto Maull Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1910-1930
Collection number: 1466
Creator: Maull, Otto, b. 1887
Extent: 7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: Otto Maull (1887-1957) was a German geologist and author who spent time in Latin America, which resulted in the publication of Die Landschaften Mittel-Brasiliens: Ergebnisse einer Forschungsreise 1923 (1925) and Vom Itatiaya zum Paraguay: ergebnisse und erlebnisse einer forschungsreise durch Mittelbrasilien (1930). The collection consists of manuscripts, notes, pamphlets, reprints, offprints, newspapers, magazines, and clippings mostly in German, about South America, and one folder about Canada.
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.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

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

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.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Otto Maull Papers (Collection 1466). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Maull was a German geologist and author who spent time in Latin America, which resulted in the publication of Die Landschaften Mittel-Brasiliens: Ergebnisse einer Forschungsreise 1923 (1925) and Vom Itatiaya zum Paraguay: ergebnisse und erlebnisse einer forschungsreise durch Mittelbrasilien (1930); he died in 1957.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of manuscripts, notes, pamphlets, reprints, offprints, newspapers, magazines, and clippings mostly in German, about South America, and one folder about Canada. Much of the collection concerns Brazil, including German schools in Brazil and travel. Also includes materials relating to German organizations in Brazil and other South American countries, and institutes in Germany with a Latin American orientation.

Indexing Terms

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

Subjects

Maull, Otto, b. 1887--Archives.
Authors, German--20th century--Archival resources.
Latin America--Description and travel.

Genres and Forms of Material

Manuscripts for publication.


Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Issue of the London Times. June 21, 1967

Box 1, Folder 2

Typescripts (in German); clippings from German newspapers.

Box 1, Folder 3

Newspaper clippings; correspondence (in German) (“notizien un aufsatze [sp?]”).

Box 1, Folder 4

Offprints, pamphlets, newspaper clippings re North America (in German).

Box 1, Folder 5

Newspaper clippings, offprints (in German).

Box 2, Folder 1

Handwritten notes re South America (in German) (“Sudamerika Vorlesung”).

Box 2, Folders 2-3

Offprints (in German) re South America.

Box 2, Folder 4

“Deutsche Siedlungen” [?].

Box 3, Folder 1

“Deutsche Siedlungen” [sp?].

Box 3, Folder 2

Offprints/clippings re Peru (in German).

Box 3, Folder 3

Offprints/clippings re Brazil (in German).

Box 3, Folder 4

Offprints/clippings re Canada (in German).

Box 3, Folder 5

Offprints re Central and South America (in German and Spanish).

Box 4, Folder 1

Offprints (Spanish).

Box 4, Folder 2

Offprints (German).

Box 4, Folder 3

“Brazilien: Kleine Arbeiten” [sp?].

Box 4, Folders 4-5

Clippings, offprints re Brazil (in German).

Box 5, Folder 1

Proofs (?) re Brazil (in German).

Box 5, Folders 2-3

Typescripts (in German) re Brazil.

Box 5, Folder 4

Offprints (in Portuguese) re Brazil.

Box 5, Folder 5

News clippings (in German) re Brazil.

Box 5, Folder 6

Newspapers and magazines (German) re Brazil.

Box 6, Folder 1

“Brasilien Virtschaft und Verkehr” [sp?].

Box 6, Folder 2

“Brasilien” (mostly reprints).

Box 7, Folder 1

“Brasilien” (mostly reprints).

Box 7, Folder 2

“Wirtschaft und Verkehr” [sp?].