MS 7262 Interview with Henry Bascom Collins, Jr.

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7262
Creators:
Riggs, Anna E.
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Dates:
August 2, 1978
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
31 Pages
16 Pages
1 Item
tape
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes the original tape, a rough (literal) transcript, and a polished transcript. The purpose of the interview was to record information and opinions about the naturalist Edward William Nelson. The interview also involved Collins's own career, particularly his interest in the Eskimos.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7262

Local Note
Local Note
Typescript
Local Note
Xerox copy of typescript
Local Note
One seven-inch reel-to-reel tape

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7262, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Riggs sent the rough transcription and tape to the archives in August 1978 and the polished transcription in May 1979.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Oral histories (document genres) Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eskimos Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arctic peoples Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/