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Inventory of the Nigerian Pamphlets and Other Publications Collected by Simon Ottenberg
DT515.8 .E13 N68  
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Description
Pamphlet and serial publications from Nigeria, particularly the Eastern Region, relating to Nigerian culture, history, literature, and politics. Includes works written by people of Ibo background and Onitsha Market Literature.
Background
Anthropologist Simon Ottenberg was a faculty member at the University of Washington, Seattle, from 1955 to 1991. He specialized in West Africa, particularly southeastern Nigeria, and is noted for his knowledge of African art. He received his PhD from Northwestern University in 1957.
Extent
18 microfilm reels (2.7 linear feet)
Restrictions
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library.