Howard Roberts Lamar papers
Scope and Contents
- 1911 - 2018
Conditions Governing Access
Cold Storage 31-98 (film reels): Restricted fragile material. Consult the Beinecke Library Access Services department for additional information.
Boxes 20-21 and 109-119: Restricted until 2035. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Box 22: Restricted until 2064. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Box 120: Restricted until 2020. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Boxes 121-122: Restricted until 2075. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Box 123 (computer disks): Restricted fragile material. Copies of electronic files disks #4-21 from Box 99 are available through Access Services.
Box 124 (audiovisual material): Restricted fragile. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Box 221(audiovisual material and computer media): Restricted fragile. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Box 192: Restricted until 2039. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
91.37 Linear Feet ((152 boxes) + 2 broadside folders, 68 film reels)
Language of Materials
Howard Roberts Lamar, 1923-
This collection received preliminary processing at the time of acquisition in 1957, 1994, and 2002. Further organization, rehousing and/or description was carried out in 2010. The collection is comprised of material formerly classed as Uncat WA MS Lamar, Uncat WA MS 177, and Uncat MSS 403. Various acquisitions associated with the collection have not been merged and organized as a whole. Each acquisition is described separately in the contents list below, according to month and year of acquisition.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Audiovisual materials
- Born digital
- History -- Study and teaching -- United States
- Lamar, Howard Roberts
- Motion pictures (visual works)
- Photographic prints
- Sound recordings
- West (U.S.) -- History
- Yale University -- Curricula
- Yale University -- Faculty
- Yale University. Department of History
- Guide to the Howard Roberts Lamar Papers
- by Susan Brady
- June 2010
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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