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Burton Benedict papers, [ca.1944-1956].
BANC MSS 87/225 z
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Title:

Burton Benedict papers, [ca.1944-1956]
History of science and technology collection

Creator/Contributor:

Benedict, Burton., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Worthington, E.B.

Creator/Contributor:

Firth, Raymond William, Sir, 1901-, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Miscellaneous papers related to the anthropologist's research in Mauritius and the Seychelles, ca.1950s - 1970s. Includes information on agricultural indebtedness of rural workers in Mauritius; census data from English River area of the Seychelles; papers related to the Social and Economic Survey in Mauritius, ca. 1944, including letter from British anthropologist, Sir Raymond Firth; financial and progress reports by the Colonial Fisheries Advisory Committee regarding fisheries in Mauritius and the Seychelles, 1944 and 1945; and address by E. B. Worthington on the marine fisheries of the East African Coast, 1945; History of the Blyth Brothers & Co., May 14, 1930.

Date:

1944 (issued)

Subject:

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Blyth Brothers & Co
Anthropology -- Research -- Mauritius
Fisheries -- Seychelles
Agriculture -- Research -- Mauritius
Fisheries -- Mauritius
Mauritius
Great Britain -- Colonies
Africa, Eastern
Seychelles

Note:

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.
Anthropologist, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley. Director of the Lowie Museum of Anthropology, 1988 - .

Type:

Censuses.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 87/225 z

Origin:

California