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Guide to the Bernard Siegel Papers
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0497
    Creator: Siegel, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1913-
    Title: Bernard Siegel papers
    Dates: 1941-1992
    Physical Description: 5 Linear feet
    Summary: These papers include course materials, lecture notes, and students' papers from classes he taught, 1965-87; papers and articles he wrote, 1951-77; research proposals, including those for his study of Parma, Italy; correspondence pertaining to Stanford in Italy, 1970-72; his professional correspondence, largely outgoing, 1963-1992; and photographs from a saint's day celebration in Picuris Pueblo, ca. 1957. His professional correspondence pertains to research projects, publications, his students' progress on their projects, as well as occasional personal matters. Correspondents include James T. Siegel, Teigo Yoshida, Ruth Landes, Allen W. Johnson, William B. Rodgers, Arnold Strickon, Alan R. Beals, June Nash, George Spindler, Mary Kelsey, and Meyer Fortes.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/university-archives

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Gift of Bernard Siegel, 1995, 2004.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Bernard Siegel Papers (SC0497). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Bernard Siegel came to Stanford University as assistant professor in anthropology in 1947. In 1954 he was appointed full professor and served as chairman of the department from 1961 to 1964. In 1989, he was appointed professor emeritus. From 1972 to 1975 he was the director of Stanford's Center for Latin American Studies. He has done field research in Brazil, Portugal, and Italy and in Native American pueblos in the United States. Since 1972, he has been the editor of the ANNUAL REVIEW OF ANTHROPOLOGY and is the author of many scholarly articles.

    Description of the Collection

    These papers include course materials, lecture notes, and students' papers from classes he taught, 1965-87; papers and articles he wrote, 1951-77; research proposals, including those for his study of Parma, Italy; correspondence pertaining to Stanford in Italy, 1970-72; his professional correspondence, largely outgoing, 1963-1992; and photographs from a saint's day celebration in Picuris Pueblo, ca. 1957. His professional correspondence pertains to research projects, publications, his students' progress on their projects, as well as occasional personal matters. Correspondents include James T. Siegel, Teigo Yoshida, Ruth Landes, Allen W. Johnson, William B. Rodgers, Arnold Strickon, Alan R. Beals, June Nash, George Spindler, Mary Kelsey, and Meyer Fortes.

    Access Terms

    Beals, Alan R.
    Fortes, Meyer.
    Johnson, Allen W.
    Kelsey, Mary.
    Landes, Ruth, 1908-1991
    Nash, June C., 1927-
    Rodgers, William Blackstock III.
    Siegel, Bernard J. (Bernard Joseph), 1913-
    Siegel, James T., 1937-
    Spindler, George Dearborn
    Stanford University. Center for Latin American Studies.
    Stanford University. Dept. of Anthropology --Faculty.
    Stanford University. Overseas Study Program.
    Strickon, Arnold.
    Yoshida, Teigo, 1923-
    Anthropology--Study and teaching.
    Anthropology.
    Parma (Italy).
    Photoprints.
    Picuris (N.M.)--Social life and customs.
    Tigua Indians--Social life and customs.