This collection contains manuscripts,
press clippings, and other material regarding the research of Carobeth Laird, a noted
anthropologist, linguistics specialist, and ethnographer who studied the Chemehuevi people
of southeastern California and western Arizona. Materials regarding her first husband,
American linguist and ethnologist John Peabody Harrington, are also included.
Carobeth Laird was an accomplished anthropologist, linguistics specialist, and ethnographer
who studied the Chemehuevi people of southeastern California and western Arizona.
8.04 linear feet
(11 boxes, 2 flat file folders)
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