Harvey Sacks papers, 1955-1980

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Title: Harvey Sacks papers
Collection number: 1678
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 73.0 linear ft. (144 boxes and 1 carton)
Date: 1955-1980
Abstract: Harvey Sacks (d.1975) taught in the Department of Sociology at UC Irvine, UC Berkeley and UC Los Angeles (ca. 1960s-72). He is best known for his work in ethnomethodology and conversational analysis. The collection consists of notes, drafts, diaries, unpublished lectures, tapes, lectures, and miscellaneous materials related to Sacks' life and work.
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.
Creator: Sacks, Harvey

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library 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

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Emanuel A. Schegloff, 1991.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Harvey Sacks Papers (Collection 1678). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Sacks worked for the University of California, ca. 1960s-72; he taught in the Department of Sociology at UC Irvine, at UC Berkeley and UC Los Angeles; best known for his work in ethnomethodology and conversational analysis; died in 1975 when he was 40 years old.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of notes, drafts, diaries, unpublished lectures, tapes, lectures, and miscellaneous materials related to the life and work of Harvey Sacks.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233718 

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Sacks, Harvey--Archives.
University of California (System)--Faculty--Archival resources.
Linguistics teachers--California--Archives.
Sociolinguistics--Research.

Container List

Boxes 1-5

Notes.

Box 6

Notes and correspondence; notes - Berkeley.

Box 7

Notes - Berkeley.

Boxes 8-10

Notes.

Box 11

Notes; dirty jokes.

Boxes 12-14

Notes, papers, drafts.

Boxes 15-17

Work tapes, etc.

Boxes 18-20

Notes, annotated transcripts.

Boxes 21-23

Drafts.

Boxes 24-27

Subject files.

Boxes 28-46, 54-56

Research notes.

Boxes 47-53

Sample data.

Box 57

NTRI.

Boxes 58-59

Notebooks.

Boxes 60-65

Manuscripts and papers not by HS.

Boxes 66-71

Manuscripts and papers by HS.

Boxes 72-81, 116-118, 140

Tapes.

Box 141

Tapes - note to be copied.

Box 82

Finding aid to tapes.

Boxes 83-115

Annotated books.

Boxes 119-123

Manuscripts and reprints.

Box 124

Manuscripts, reprints, and GTS rough drafts.

Boxes 125-139

Annotated books.

Boxes 142-144

Course work and correspondence.

Box 145

Film. 16mm film reels; not available for viewing