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Finding Aid for the Henry J. Bruman papers, 1913-1989
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography/History
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Henry J. Bruman papers
    Date (inclusive): 1913-1989
    Collection number: 1665
    Creator: Bruman, Henry J.
    Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Henry John Bruman (1913- ) was a assistant and associate professor (1945-55), professor, and from 1957-61, chairman of the Department of Geography at UCLA. He specialized in cultural history and the geography of Latin America. The collection consists of photographs, ephemera, memorabilia and a list of his publications.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Language of the Material: Materials are in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library 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 UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    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.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. 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.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Clay Stalls and UCLA LSC Library staff, 1999.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Henry J. Bruman papers (Collection Number 1665). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography/History

    Henry John Bruman was born on March 25, 1913 in Berlin, Germany; AB, UCLA, 1935; Ph.D, UC Berkeley, 1940; assistant and associate professor (1945-55), afterwards professor, and from 1957-61, chairman of the Department of Geography, UCLA; specialized in cultural history and the geography of Latin America; publications include Aboriginal Drink Areas in New Spain (1940).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of materials of UCLA geography professor Henry Bruman used in an exhibit about him, including photographs, ephemera, and memorabilia. Includes photographs of Bruman's mountaineering activities, a list of his publications, a 1947 American Association for the Advancement of Science certificate, 1987 Bruman Map Library brochures, and his 1989 UCLA Alumni Award.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Bruman, Henry J.--Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles--Dept. of Geography--Faculty--Archival resources.
    Geography teachers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Photographs.

    Related Material

    Henry J. Bruman Map Collection (1274). Administered by the Charles E. Young Research Library Collections, Research, and Instructional Services department (CRIS).
    Selected digitized images from the Henry J. Bruman Map Collection (1274) are available through UCLA Library's Digital Collections  
    Generous Teacher, Gracious Benefactor [oral history transcript] / Henry J. Bruman, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, c1989. Available at Library Special Collections, UCLA.