Scope and Content
Title: Henry J. Bruman papers
Date (inclusive): 1913-1989
Collection number: 1665
Bruman, Henry J.
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Abstract: Henry John Bruman (1913- ) was a assistant and associate professor (1945-55), professor, and from 1957-61, chairman of the
Department of Geography at UCLA. He specialized in cultural history and the geography of Latin America. The collection consists
of photographs, ephemera, memorabilia and a list of his publications.
Language: Finding aid is written in
Language of the Material:
Materials are in English.
University of California, Los Angeles. Library 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 UCLA Library Special Collections
for paging information.
Restrictions on Access
Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library
Special Collections for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
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Processed by Clay Stalls and UCLA LSC Library staff, 1999.
[Identification of item], Henry J. Bruman papers (Collection Number 1665). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young
Research Library, UCLA.
Henry John Bruman was born on March 25, 1913 in Berlin, Germany; AB, UCLA, 1935; Ph.D, UC Berkeley, 1940; assistant and associate
professor (1945-55), afterwards professor, and from 1957-61, chairman of the Department of Geography, UCLA; specialized in
cultural history and the geography of Latin America; publications include
Aboriginal Drink Areas in New Spain (1940).
Scope and Content
Collection consists of materials of UCLA geography professor Henry Bruman used in an exhibit about him, including photographs,
ephemera, and memorabilia. Includes photographs of Bruman's mountaineering activities, a list of his publications, a 1947
American Association for the Advancement of Science certificate, 1987 Bruman Map Library brochures, and his 1989 UCLA Alumni
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Bruman, Henry J.--Archives.
University of California, Los Angeles--Dept. of Geography--Faculty--Archival resources.
Geography teachers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Genres and Forms of Material
Henry J. Bruman Map Collection (1274). Administered by the Charles E. Young Research Library Collections, Research, and Instructional
Services department (CRIS).
Generous Teacher, Gracious Benefactor [oral history transcript] / Henry J. Bruman, interviewee.
UCLA Oral History Department interview, c1989. Available at Library Special