National Anthropological Archives

Guide to the Frank A. Dubinskas papers, 1972-1993

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.1998-07
Creators:
Dubinskas, Frank A. (Frank Anthony)
Dates:
1972-1993
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Frank A. Dubinskas papers document his research into the social aspects of automated manufacturing at Apple Computer in the 1990s through correspondence, field note, reports, and slides; his teaching career at Boston College and Hamline University through course evaluations, lecture notes, and tenure materials; and his early anthropological research including his study of slavonian folklore and his study of the Mende in Sierra Leone through correspondence, photographs, and publications.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Biographical Note
Biographical Note
Frank A. Dubinskas (1946-1993) earned a B.A. in anthropology from Yale University in 1972 and a M.A. (1976) and Ph.D. (1983) in Anthropology from Stanford University. During the 1970s, he studied Slavonian folklore and the Sande Society of the Mende in Sierra Leone. Dubinskas is best known for his pioneering work in the field of the anthropology of science and technology. He taught classes in organizational behavior at Boston College and Hamline University.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Anna Hargreaves and Dorothy W. Dubinskas in 1998 and 2000.
Processing Information
The collection is unprocessed. Contact the repository for more information.

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation
Frank A. Dubinskas papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
North America Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Africa, West Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sierra Leone Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mende (African people) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Croatia Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Organizational behavior Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Apple Computer, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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