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Finding Aid for the Duncan S. Smith Papers, 1868-1949
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Duncan S. Smith Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1868-1949
    Collection number: 1213
    Creator: Smith, Duncan S., b. 1880
    Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of 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 the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. 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.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Mrs. Duncan Smith, 1978.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Duncan S. Smith Papers (Collection 1213). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 2976930 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of 6 photograph albums, photographs, glass negatives, correspondence, financial records, printed maps, notes, and miscellaneous papers related to the life of Duncan Smith, a mining engineer in the Belgian Congo. Also includes a diary from 1915.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Smith, Duncan S., b. 1880--Archives.
    Mining engineers--Archival resources.
    Photograph albums.