Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Erhard Rostlund papers, 1952-1963
BANC MSS 2012/213 carton 1; BANC MSS 2012/213
Collection Overview

Title:

Erhard Rostlund papers, 1952-1963

Creator/Contributor:

Rostlund, Erhard, 1900-1961, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Includes Rostlund's writings and research notes, primarily regarding birds and native peoples in North America as well as reprints of colleagues' work.

Date:

1952 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Rostlund, Erhard -- 1900-1961 -- Archives
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Geography -- Faculty
Geography -- Study and teaching -- California -- Berkeley
Human geography

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Erhard Rostlund papers, BANC MSS 2012/213, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Department of Geography; 2012.
Erhard Rostlund was born in Sweden on January 21, 1900. He immigrated to the United States in 1921 and graduated from High School in Los Angeles, in 1924. He earned his B.A. in anthropology in 1934 from the University of California, Berkeley. He received his M.A. in geography from the school in 1946 and his Ph.D. in 1951 at which point he was appointed Assistant Professor of Geography. His primary research focus was on the use of the animal resources of North America by its native people. Rostlund was appointed Associate Professor in 1957 and died at his home in Berkeley on July 13, 1961.
In English.

Type:

Faculty papers

Physical Description:

print
1.25 (1 carton)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2012/213 carton 1
BANC MSS 2012/213

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.