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Register of the Christopher Ashton Audiorecordings MSS 149
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Biography
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • OFF-SITE STORAGE

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Christopher Ashton Audiorecordings
    Identifier/Call Number: MSS 149
    Contributing Institution: Mandeville Special Collections Library
    9500 Gilman Drive
    La Jolla, California 92093-0175
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.4 Linear feet 23 cassette audiorecordings
    Date (inclusive): 1972 - 1975
    Abstract: Twenty-three cassette audiorecordings of radio interviews and documentaries made by Christopher Ashton in Papua New Guinea between 1972 and 1975.
    Creator: Ashton, C.P.M., (Christopher Philip Macken)

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Christopher Ashton Audiorecordings contain interviews and documentaries recorded between 1972 and 1975 in Papua New Guinea. The cassette audiorecordings are arranged in numeric order.

    Biography

    Christopher Philip Mackenzie Ashton, writer and journalist, received his bachelor's degree in social anthropology from Trinity College, Oxford University, in 1968. During his long residency in Papua New Guinea, he wrote for the PACIFIC ISLANDS MONTHLY and produced radio documentaries and interviews with prominent Papua New Guineans.

    Preferred Citation

    Christopher Ashton Audiorecordings, MSS 0149. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    Acquisition Information

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    OFF-SITE STORAGE

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: ALLOW ONE WEEK FOR RETRIEVAL OF MATERIALS

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Archer, Fred
    Bodger, John
    Cole, Tom
    Fox, Jack
    Goave, James
    Gridland, Paul
    Heath, Bertei
    Jackman, Harry H.
    Milthroh, Frank
    Parao, Anton
    Sinclair, Jim
    Wedaka, Alice
    Yanke, Rudolf
    Anthropology--Papua New Guinea
    Art, Papua New Guinean
    Chinese--Papua New Guinea--History
    Copper mines and mining--Papua New Guinea--Bougainville Island
    Development banks--Papua New Guinea
    Ethnology--Papua New Guinea
    Papua New Guinea -- Drama
    Papua New Guinea -- Poetry
    Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs