Finding Aid for the Arthur Allan Turner Papers, ca. 1912-1950

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 1999
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Arthur Allan Turner Papers, ca. 1912-1950

Collection number: 1261

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, December 2002
© 1999 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Arthur Allan Turner Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1912-1950
Collection number: 1261
Creator: Turner, Arthur Allan, 1944-
Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Arthur Allan Turner wrote a 1979 UCLA dissertation titled, A Socio-Economic History of Kabwe, 1902-66. The collection consists of maps, surveys, copies of central and local government mine and railway records, and typed transcripts of interviews with Zambians from the Broken Hill area of Northern Rhodesia (ca. 1912-50).
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

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Restrictions on Access

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

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Arthur A. Turner, purchase, 1980.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Arthur Allan Turner Papers (Collection 1261). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Arthur Allan Turner wrote a 1979 UCLA dissertation titled, A Socio-Economic History of Kabwe, 1902-66.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of research materials related to the Broken Hill area of Northern Rhodesia, ca. 1912-50. Includes maps, surveys, copies of central and local government mine and railway records, and typed transcripts of interviews with Zambians.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Turner, Arthur Allan, 1944- --Archives.
Historians--Archival resources.
Zambia--Social conditions--Research.
Zambia--Economic conditions--Research.


Container List

Box 1

Broken Hill. Notes & some Copperbelt, 1912-50.

Box 2

Broken Hill notes. vol.3 Copy 1 - Interviews. Civic centre/mine/railway archives.

Box 2

Copy 1 vol.4. Broken Hill: Civic centre/ mine archive records. Railway records.

Box 3

Copy 1 vol.4. Broken Hill: Civic centre/ mine archive records. Railway records.

Box 3

Loose paper.