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Lila M. O'Neale papers, circa 1934.
BANC MSS 2013/185 box 1; BANC MSS 2013/185 box 2; BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 2; ...
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Title:

Lila M. O'Neale papers, circa 1934

Creator/Contributor:

O'Neale, Lila M. (Lila Morris), 1886-1948, creator

Abstract:

Includes O'Neale's research notes and drawings primarily regarding historic textiles in Peru.

Date:

1934 (issued)

Subject:

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O'Neale, Lila M. (Lila Morris) -- 1886-1948 -- Archives
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Decorative Art -- Faculty
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Anthropology -- Faculty
Textile fabrics -- Peru
Indian textile fabrics -- Peru -- Paracas
Mummies -- Peru

Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Collection processed at folder level in 2013.
Lila M. O'Neale papers, BANC MSS 2013/185, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; from Department of Anthropology 2013.
In English.
Lila Morris O'Neale graduated from Stanford University (A.B. 1910) and Columbia University (B.S. 1916). She taught for a number of years in California, Wisconsin and Oregon before coming to U.C. Berkeley to study textile design and technology and anthropology (Ph.D. 1930). After a Guggenheim Fellowship in Peru (1931-1932 she taught in and chaired the Department of Household (later Decorative) Art and served as a curator in the Anthropology Museum until her death. Her publications include studies of contemporary Mayan textiles in Guatemala, historic textiles in Peru and Yurok and Karuk basket makers in Northern California.
Related collection: Lila M. O'Neale field notes on the basketry of northwestern California (Yurok-Karok-Hupa) (CU-23.1 no.1).

Type:

Faculty papers.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes, 7 oversize folders (circa 2 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2013/185 box 1
BANC MSS 2013/185 box 2
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 2
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 6
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 3
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 4
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 7
BANC MSS 2013/185 oversize folder 5
BANC MSS 2013/185
BANC MSS 2013/185

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.