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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: John Risley Putnam collection
    Dates: 1500-1900
    Collection Number: 75098
    Collector: Putnam, John Risley, collector.
    Collection Size: 3 oversize boxes (1.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Chinese and Tibetan art objects and memorabilia, including scrolls, tankas, embroidery, ornate articles of clothing, and jewelry.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    May be used only with permission of the Archivist. Please contact the Archives for more information.
    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Risley Putnam collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Chinese and Tibetan art objects and memorabilia, including scrolls, tankas, embroidery, ornate articles of clothing, and jewelry.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Art objects, Oriental.
    Embroidery.
    Scrolls, Chinese.
    Tankas (Tibetan scrolls)
    Paintings.