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Finding Aid for the Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1700-1899
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1700-1899
    Collection number: 1148
    Extent: 32 boxes (16 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1970.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts (Collection 1148). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233978 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of Arabic manuscripts, dealing with philosophy, logic, mathematics, astronomy, astrology, Islamic theology, etc. The entire collection is in Arabic.

    Indexing Terms

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