Finding Aid for the Wenner-Gren Foundation Research Conference Materials on Bantu Origins LSC.0324

Finding aid prepared by Jasmine Larkin, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2022 November 17.
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Wenner-Gren Foundation research conference materials on Bantu origins
Creator: Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
source: Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0324
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Date: 1968
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Portions of collection unprocessed. Audio materials are unavailable for access. Please contact Special Collections reference ( for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wenner-Gren Foundation, 1969.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233982 

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

CONTAINS UNPROCESSED AUDIO MATERIALS: Materials are not currently available for access and will require further processing and assessment. If you have questions about this material please email

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wenner-Gren Foundation research conference materials on Bantu origins (Collection 324). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 31 reel-to-reel tapes of the Wenner-Gren Foundation research conference on Bantu origins in sub-Saharan Africa. It was organized by Dr. Brian M. Fagan, Professor of Anthropology at UC Santa Barbara, and held in Chicago, March 25-30, 1968. The sessions recorded on these tapes were off the record and have not been transcribed.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other 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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research