Notes, anthropological field study data, writings, correspondence, photographs, and sound recordings relating to the Tanka
boat people of Hong Kong, ethnology of other Southeast Asian peoples, and the Chinese opera.
Barbara E. Ward was born January 2, 1919 in Nottingham, England. She earned her BA in History at Newnham College, Cambridge
in 1940, then proceeded to study Education at the University of London, earning her MA in Education in 1942. From 1946-1949,
Ward returned to the University of London and earned a second MA in Social Anthropology.
46 manuscript boxes, 1 cassette box, 2 card file boxes, 2 oversize folders
(20.3 linear feet)
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Box 12 is restricted. The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance
of intended use.