Carobeth Laird papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Carobeth Laird papers
Date (inclusive): circa 1900-1983
Collection Number: MS 109
Creator: Laird, Carobeth, 1895-1983
Extent: 7.38 Linear Feet (14 boxes)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains manuscripts, press clippings, and other material regarding the research of Carobeth Laird a noted anthropologist, linguistics specialist, and ethnographer who studied the Chemehuevi people of southeastern California and western Arizona. Material regarding her first husband, American linguist and ethnologist John Peabody Harrington, is also included.
Languages: The collection is in English.

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Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Carobeth Laird papers (MS 109). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains manuscripts, press clippings, and other material regarding the research of Carobeth Laird a noted anthropologist, linguistics specialist, and ethnographer who studied the Chemehuevi people of southeastern California and western Arizona. Material regarding her first husband, American linguist and ethnologist John Peabody Harrington, is also included.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Chemehuevi Indians.
Ethnology.
Harrington, John Peabody
Laird, Carobeth, 1895-1983

Genres and Forms of Materials

Clippings (information artifacts).
Manuscripts.