Guide to the Bernard Siegel Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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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

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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.


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Anthropology 106/206: Structure and Change in Rural Latin America

Box 1, Folder 2

Anthropology 108: Peoples of Europe

Box 1, Folder 3

Anthropology 108: reprints

Box 1, Folder 4

Anthropology 108: student papers

Box 1, Folder 5

Anthropology 127: Mediterranean Anthropology: syllabi and exams

Box 1, Folder 6

Anthropology 127: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 7

Anthropology 127: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 8

Anthropology 127: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 9

Anthropology 127: reprints

Box 1, Folder 10

Anthropology 127: William A. Douglass, "South Italian Familism" (reprint)

Box 1, Folder 11

Anthropology 127: student enrollment and exams

Box 1, Folder 12

Anthropology 127: sourcebook

Box 1, Folder 13

Anthropology 144: Social and Political Movements: course preparation

Box 1, Folder 14

Anthropology 144: course syllabi and bibliography

Box 1, Folder 15

Anthropology 144: James Fernandez, "African Religious Movements"

Box 1, Folder 

(unpublished reprint)

Box 1, Folder 16

Anthropology 144: misc. reprints and fragments

Box 1, Folder 17

Anthropology 144: student papers

Box 2, Folder 1

Anthropology 146: Urban Problems and Issues in Anthropological Perspective

Box 2, Folder 2

Anthropology 147: Peasant Migrations and Social Change: course syllabi and exams

Box 2, Folder 3

Anthropology 147: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 4

Anthropology 147: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 5

Anthropology 147: lecture notes, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 6

Anthropology 147: reprints: A-J

Box 2, Folder 7

Anthropology 147: reprints: K-R

Box 2, Folder 8

Anthropology 147: reprints: S-Z

Box 2, Folder 9

Anthropology 163: Cultural Dynamics (1965): course materials

Box 2, Folder 10

Anthropology 163: lecture notes

Box 2, Folder 11

Anthropology 163: sources and reprints

Box 2, Folder 12

Anthropology 207: Latin America

Box 2, Folder 13

Anthropology 235: Cultural Dynamics (1987)

Box 2, Folder 14

Miscellaneous Stanford Faculty Reports, 1980-1982

Box 2, Folder 15

Stanford dissertation: Midori Arima, "An Ethnographic Study of the Bonin Islands," outline and correspondence

Box 2, Folder 16

Stanford dissertation: Janeen Arnold Costa, "Tradition and Change in Peasant Societies," proposal and correspondence

Box 3, Folder 1

Stanford dissertation: Regina Campos, "Brazilian Psychologists and their Impact on Primary Education," proposal and correspondence

Box 3, Folder 2

Stanford dissertation: Miguel Diaz-Barriga: "Urban Community Politics in Mexico City," proposal

Box 3, Folder 3

Stanford dissertation: Merielle Flood: "The Economics of Gender in a Tourist City," proposal and correspondence

Box 3, Folder 4

Stanford dissertation: Rosemary Henge, "Informal Teaching and Learning in a Greek Community," proposal and correspondence

Box 3, Folder 5

Stanford dissertation: Allen Willard Johnson, "Economics and Dependence...In Brazil," abstract

Box 3, Folder 6

Stanford dissertation: Madhuri Mathema, "Improving Women's Lives: A Case Study in Nepal," proposal drafts

 

Professional: symposia, etc.

Box 3, Folder 7

European Peasant Society Symposium: papers, 1951-1958

Box 3, Folder 8

Comparative Civilizations Seminar, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Feb.-Mar. 1958

Box 3, Folder 9

Comparative Civilizations Seminar, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Feb.-Mar. 1958

Box 3, Folder 10

Stanford in Italy: correspondence 1970

Box 3, Folder 11

Stanford in Italy: minutes 1970

Box 3, Folder 12

Stanford in Italy: correspondence 1971

Box 3, Folder 13

Stanford in Italy: minutes 1971

Box 3, Folder 14

Stanford in Italy: correspondence 1972

Box 3, Folder 15

Migration in Latin America Seminar, 1976 memorandum and reprint, "Conflict, Parochialism and Social Differentiation in Portuguese Society"

 

Professional: Siegel articles

Box 4, Folder 1

"The Contestado Rebellion" reprint, 1977

Box 4, Folder 2

"Defensive Cultural Adaptation" draft, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 3

"High Anxiety Levels...A Psycho-Cultural Hypothesis" (from Social Forces, 1955)

Box 4, Folder 4

"Residence, Households and Kinship...Estates of Northern Brazil," n.d.

Box 4, Folder 5

"Social Structure...In Rural Brazil and Portugal" (Sociologico, 1958)

Box 4, Folder 6

"Some Structure Implications...in New Mexico" (reprinted from AES, 1959)

Box 4, Folder 7

"Urban Research in Milan: Some Technical Considerations," n.d.

 

Professional: Siegel proposals

Box 4, Folder 8

"The Role of the School as a Social System...in Northern Italy" draft proposal (1972-3)

Box 4, Folder 9

Parma Valley Proposal: "Land, Labor and Family" (draft 1, 1975)

Box 4, Folder 10

Parma Valley Proposal: "Migration and Adaptation in Southern Italy," n.d.

Box 4, Folder 11

Parma Valley Proposal: (1976)

Box 4, Folder 12

Parma Valley Proposal: draft 3 (1978)

Box 4, Folder 13

Parma Valley Proposal: revision (1978)

Box 4, Folder 14

Parma Valley Proposal: draft 4 (1979)

Box 4, Folder 15

Parma Valley Proposal: field research

Box 4, Folder 16

Parma Valley Proposal: Italian sources

Box 5, Folder 1

Siegel correspondence: 1963

Box 5, Folder 2

Siegel correspondence: Jan.-May 1964

Box 5, Folder 3

Siegel correspondence: Jun.-Dec. 1964

Box 5, Folder 4

Siegel correspondence: 1966

Box 5, Folder 5

Siegel correspondence: 1967

Box 5, Folder 6

Siegel correspondence: Jan.-May 1968

Box 5, Folder 7

Siegel correspondence: Jun.-Dec. 1968

Box 5, Folder 8

Siegel correspondence: Jan.-May 1969

Box 5, Folder 9

Siegel correspondence: Jun.-Dec. 1969

Box 5, Folder 10

Siegel correspondence: 1970

Box 5, Folder 11

Siegel correspondence: 1971

Box 5, Folder 12

Siegel correspondence: 1972

Box 5, Folder 13

Siegel correspondence: 1973

Box 5, Folder 14

Siegel correspondence: 1974

Box 5, Folder 15

Siegel correspondence: 1975-1985

Box 5, Folder 16

Siegel correspondence: 1986-1989

Box 5, Folder 17

Siegel correspondence: 1990-1992

Box 5, Folder 18

Japanese educational reform: reports and commentaries by others

Box 6, Folder 1

Japanese rural society: English summaries of book by Tadashi Fukutake

Box 6, Folder 2

Japanese social structures: translations of articles

 

Photos

Box 6, Folder 3

Picuris pueblo photos, San Lorenzo Saints Day (Aug. 10, c. 1957): 1-10

Box 6, Folder 4

Picuris pueblo photos, San Lorenzo Saints Day (Aug. 10, c. 1957): 11-20

Box 6, Folder 5

Picuris pueblo photos, San Lorenzo Saints Day (Aug. 10, c. 1957): 21-30

Box 6, Folder 6

Picuris pueblo photos, San Lorenzo Saints Day (Aug. 10, c. 1957): 31-40

Box 6, Folder 7

Picuris pueblo photos, San Lorenzo Saints Day (Aug. 10, c. 1957): 41-48

Box 6, Folder 8

Picuris pueblo photos, miscellaneous

Box 6, Folder 9

Note on photos

 

Accession ARCH-2004-094 Additional Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Annual Review, 1977-78

Box 1, Folder 2

Annual Review, 1979-80

Box 1, Folder 3

Annual Review, 1989

Box 1, Folder 4

Anthropology 124 Art and Culture, 1968-71

Box 1, Folder 5

Anthropology 149 Anthropology of Development, class info, 1990

Box 1, Folder 6

Anthropology 149 Anthropology of Development, course guide and reader, 1991

Box 1, Folder 7

Anthropology 149 Anthropology of Development, literature, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 8

Anthropology 210 History and Modern Viewpoints, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 9

Anthropology 210 History and Modern Viewpoints, handouts and notes, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 1

Anthropology 251, student project reports, 1951

Box 2, Folder 2

Aspects of Political Organization at Taos Pueblo [Siegel], n.d.

Box 2, Folder 3

Beauclerk and Narby, "A Fieldguide to Indigenous Peoples Development," part 1, 1986

Box 2, Folder 4

Beauclerk and Narby, "A Fieldguide to Indigenous Peoples Development," part 2, 1986

Box 2, Folder 5

Bibliographies, miscellaneous

Box 2, Folder 6

Biennial Review: correspondence and notes, 1966-68

Box 2, Folder 7

Folk Society, notes and paper by Siegel, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 8

Four: The nature of strain

Box 2, Folder 9

Italian research, 1972

Box 2, Folder 10

Johansson, Sheila, "Morality, Welfare and Gender," 1989

Box 2, Folder 11

Longitudinal study of the physical growth of Tucson, Arizona, school children [possibly by Francis J. Meaney], n.d.

Box 2, Folder 12

Mountain View project, interview reports, 1952-53

Box 3, Folder 1

Native American Preservation Act - written testimony, 1987

Box 3, Folder 2

Nutini, Hugo G. "Structural History: A Programmatic Synthesis of the Nomothetic and Idiographic Elements of Anthropological Studies," n.d.

Box 3, Folder 3

Orlove, Benjamin S., "Cultural Ecology: A Critical Essay and a Bibliography," Institute of Ecology Publication No. 13, UC Davis, 1977

Box 3, Folder 4

Parma Project - notes, proposals, bibliographies, etc., 1972-78

Box 3, Folder 5

Parma Project - notes, proposals, bibliographies, etc., 1978-80

Box 3, Folder 6

Personal correspondence, 1978-83

Box 3, Folder 7

Publications, foreign

Box 3, Folder 8

Polgar, Steven - two papers, 1959

Box 3, Folder 9

Requests for material, 1977-78

Box 3, Folder 10

Responses to requests, 1970-72

Box 3, Folder 11

Review of D. Morris's Intimate Behavior, with correspondence, 1972

Box 3, Folder 12

Sacred artifacts and skeletal remains - resource information

Box 3, Folder 13

Saltman, Michael, research plan and paper, ca. 1986

Box 4, Folder 1

Science articles, 1970-78

Box 4, Folder 2

Siegel - c.v. and biographical information

Box 4, Folder 3

Siegel - reprints

Box 4, Folder 4

Siegel, James, "Conservative Islam in Atjeh," 1962

Box 4, Folder 5

Sociology 203 - notes, 1941 and n.d.

Box 4, Folder 6

Stanford Humanities Anthropology Conference, transcript of sessions, 1947

Box 4, Folder 7

Stanford Humanities Center, year end report, 1990

Box 4, Folder 8

TA apprenticeship readings, Fall 1997

Box 4, Folder 9

TA apprenticeship readings, Fall 1997

Box 4, Folder 10

Taos - interviews and observations, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 11

Taos - assorted articles, 1949-72

Box 4, Folder 12

Textor, Robert B., "High Tech Bibliography," Stanford Project on the Human Impacts and Sociocultural Implications of High Technology, May 1989

Box 4, Folder 13

Wharton, Clifton R., "Risk, Uncerainty and the Subsistence Farmer," 1968