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Elizabeth Colson papers, ca. 1940-2002.
BANC MSS 99/314 z oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 99/314 z box 1; BANC MSS 99/314 z box 2; BANC MSS 99/314 z box 3; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Elizabeth Colson papers, ca. 1940-2002

Creator/Contributor:

Colson, Elizabeth, 1917-2016, creator

Abstract:

Contains field notes, diaries, census data, manuscripts and correspondence relating to Colson's work among the Gwembe Tonga and Plateau Tonga in Zambia. Also includes field notes concerning the Makah Indians of Washington state.

Date:

1940 (issued)

Subject:

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Colson, Elizabeth -- 1917-2016 -- Archives
Tonga (Zambezi people)
Women anthropologists
Refugees -- Africa -- Case studies
Makah Indians
Zambia -- Social life and customs

Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION: SEALED UNTIL 2030: Inquiries concerning this collection should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Elizabeth Colson papers, BANC MSS 99/314 z, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.
Elizabeth Colson, born 1917 in Hewitt, Minnesota, received her Ph.D. in Anthropology at Radcliffe College in 1945. Colson served as a professor in Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley from 1964-1984. Colson's area of study is in the forced migration and resettlement of people. Colson has led a study for forty years on the Tonga people of Gwembe Valley, Zambia, forced to move in order to create the man-made Lake Kariba in 1958.
Container list available in the library.
Forms part of the History of science and technology collection.

Type:

Faculty papers.
Field notes.

Physical Description:

print
43 cartons, 7 boxes, 1 oversize folder (57 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/314 z oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 99/314 z box 1
BANC MSS 99/314 z box 2
BANC MSS 99/314 z box 3
BANC MSS 99/314 z box 4
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Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION: SEALED UNTIL 2030: Inquiries concerning this collection should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.